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Zone Architects

Contemporary Architecture Practice Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Zone Architects News

The Old Schoolyard : house at Wester Coates Edinburgh, Scotland
Wester Coates Home
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Wester Coates Gardens – 12 Mar 2012 – private house
The Old Schoolyard is a new villa in a conservation area just west of Edinburgh’s city centre. The site is an undeveloped plot within an area of grand villas laid out in the early 1900s. The plot had previously been a garden and tennis court before becoming a playground attached to the neighbouring house which had been used as a private school. Zone Architects converted this to three flats in 2009.

Recent Designs by Zone Architects

Recent house designs by Zone Architects:

Pylon House, West Lothian, Scotland
Pylon House
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Pylon House
Planning consent has been granted for a new house in rural West Lothian designed by Zone Architects. This is the first under its ‘exceptional’ house in the countryside policy which allows buildings of outstanding design to be built in open countryside. The design of the house explores issues of the modern vernacular in rural Scottish architecture.

Inverleith Terrace Lane House, north Edinburgh, Scotland
Inverleith Terrace Lane House
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Inverleith Terrace Lane House
Zone Architects have secured planning permission for a new house on a spectacular gap site in Edinburgh’s leafy Inverleith. The site is on an undeveloped mews behind Inverleith Terrace which is currently used for car parking and as a pedestrian route between the Water of Leith and Inverleith Row.

Murrayfield House, west Edinburgh, Scotland
Murrayfield House
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Murrayfield Avenue House– private house
This new family house is in a residential area on the west of Edinburgh’s city centre. The site has been created from a portion of garden of an existing listed Victorian detached house. The proposal by zone architects was for a new sandstone villa which aimed to be at least as good as its Victorian neighbours but with a contemporary character. The new house terminates a terrace of semi-detached Victorian villas.

Zone Architects – Key Projects

Buildings by Zone Architects, alphabetical:

East Market Street Arches, Old Town, central Edinburgh, Scotland
Market Street Edinburgh
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Zone Architects : Market St Arches
Zone Architects have won a design competition to convert a series of arches in Edinburgh’s Old Town to artists’ studios and performance spaces. The arches will be converted as part of the Caltongate regeneration which is being led by developers Mountgrange. The Caltongate is a significant development site to the north of the Old Town and is midway between Waverley station and the Scottish Parliament.

Hart Street House, Broughton, north east Edinburgh, Scotland
Zone Architects
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Zone Architects House– private house
The house that launched Zone Architects, thoughtful, different and well-respected project.
Architect/builder David Jamieson and educator/architect Suzanne Ewing have teamed up to form Zone Architects. Their first project to be completed is the Barlas House in Edinburgh’s New Town. The handcrafted stainless steel house is the most overtly modern building to have been given permission in recent years in Edinburgh’s fiercely conservative World Heritage Site.

Zone Architects Studio, Granton, north Edinburgh, Scotland
Zone Architects Studio
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Zone Studio
Zone Architects have recently moved into a purpose built office/studio created on leftover embankment land. The design of the building explores the industrial and domestic of this part of nineteenth century Edinburgh. The story of the building’s design and construction will be shown as part of an exploration of spaces of design: What is a good space to design in? How does a workspace for design fit with the city?

More projects by Zone Architects online soon

Location:145 Lower Granton Rd, Edinburgh

Zone Architects – Practice Information

Zone Architects office based in Granton, north Edinburgh, Scotland

Zone Architects Edinburgh : Contact Details

Zone Architects is an award-winning architects firm led by partners David Jamieson and Suzanne Ewing. Their developing portfolio of built projects in Edinburgh’s historic urban fabric is underpinned by an ambition to create relevant, desirable and delightful places for dwelling in the city. The richness and variety of qualities of historic dwelling types, spaces and collective organisation in the urban realm is an inspiration.

Suzanne Ewing and David Jamieson are partners with over 30 years combined architectural experience. They are both involved in teaching architectural design at the University of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Design Studio – external link to Zone Architects about us information

Scottish Architects Offices

Scottish Architecture

Scottish Architects

Murrayfield House, Edinburgh, Scotland
Murrayfield House
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Murrayfield House

Zone Architects Studio

Wester Coates Property, Edinburgh, Scotland
Wester Coates House
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Wester Coates Gardens – home at St Serfs School site

Architecture Studios

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