Scottish Enlightenment

Topping out at NTS Newhailes showing the design process step by step

Lead image Adding the final detail to the top of Newhailes Library Adventure Play copy

Topping out a project is always an exciting event for the team. It means an end to a project they may have been involved with for just a few months, or up to a few years if they are part of the design or planning teams. The final topping out […]

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NTS Newhailes Adventure Play within the Walled Garden

Adding the roof to the NTS Newhailes Central LIbrary

The team have been hard at work at NTS Newhailes. We covered the design phase in our previous Newhailes blog here and from the design you could see it had some lovely details that you wouldn’t normally see in other adventure play areas. So, let’s give you a tour around […]

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Newhailes – A Palladian house fit for a baronet

Newhailes - A Palladian house fit for a baronet

Newhailes was originally built in the 17th century and has stood on the site just outside of Edinburgh for over three centuries. The house was originally owned by the Dalrymple family and featured prominently in the Scottish Enlightenment. The house itself is beautiful with some unique wall coverings and interior design details. […]

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