Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh: the west front and palace yard

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RIBApix ref no RIBA60360
Architect/DesignerAyton, John
Bruce, Sir William (c.1630-1710)
CountryUK: Scotland
Subject Date1679
Image Date1880
Library Reference20974
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The north west tower was originally a tower house and was built by the master mason John Ayton in 1528. The rest of the west range was designed by William Bruce and completed in 1671-1679.

Subject tags

towers, entrances, gates, palaces