Redpath was commissioned to deliver conservation and energy efficiency works to this post war category B listed building.
As part of this ambitious pilot project for Edinburgh World Heritage, Redpath was commissioned to deliver sensitive and appropriate conservation and energy efficiency works to this post war category B listed building. Designed by Basil Spence & Partners in 1969, this building is located in the Edinburgh Old Town Conversation Area and UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Canongate Block 2 is a complex configuration with 12 ownership properties. There are two commercial units on the ground floor that continued to operate uninterrupted throughout the works.
Whilst supporting Edinburgh’s goal to become a net zero emissions city by 2030 and contributing to the Scottish Government’s ambitious plans to meet climate change targets by 2045, this project has also improved specific issues with the property due to the nature of its age and construction, notably poor ventilation and indoor air quality. The outcome of this project has been:
We have delivered:
Edinburgh World Heritage Trust