Dunbar’s Close

Name: Dunbar’s Close

Location: 137 Canongate, Edinburgh

NGR: NT 26488 73815

Classification: Garden (public)

Date: 1977

Landscape Architect: Seamus Filor

Status: Not listed

Canmore ID: 125232

Description: Formal gardens entered from Dunbar’s Close on Canongate, set out as a series of garden rooms.  Compartmentalised by Yew hedges, extensive use of box hedging, and Swedish Whitebeam trees.

Site visit confirms gardens are well maintained.


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