Thursday, 19 March 2009

Minto House, Chambers Street

You don't often see architecture this ornate in Edinburgh, and although the delicate Italianate style is perhaps a bit out of tune with the rest of Old Town, the sandstone from which it was made is certainly the dominating building surface in this city.


Jacob said...

Gorgeous building. Great photo. Love the light on the windows.

didi said...

lovely photo. Why is it called minto house?
My surname is Minto. I was curious if you happened to know!