Grassmarket Community Project
Creation of a community facility to support participants, many of whom are among the most vulnerable of our citizens. Social enterprise is at the core of the project which operates a café, event spaces, a woodwork workshop creating bespoke furniture, produces tartan textiles and provides classes focused on wood-work, cookery and art. Part new build and part renovation of an existing Kirkhouse.
Client: Greyfriars Tolbooth & Highland Kirk
Status: Completed 2014
Architect: Hoskins Architects