Basic Site Details

Name: West Port Office Development
Town, district or village: Edinburgh
City or county: Lothian
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh College of Art Library and Offices Yes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1OfficeYesbuilt as a speculative office development, later taken over by the Edinburgh College of Art.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Lady Lawson Street   
Item 2 of 274-76, West Port Yes 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1Lyle Christie  A1999 *2003Project Architect

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Dr Ali Ashfar of AMA (New Town)


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architects Journal24 April 2003  People - Flower of Scotland, by Kenneth Powell