St. Cecilia’s Hall revamp, Edinburgh
[PQQ’s must be returned by 16 March] The University of Edinburgh is on the hunt for an architect with conservation accreditation to manage the £3.2 million redevelopment of St. Cecilia’s Hall, Edinburgh
The scheme includes improved seating, sound insulation and wheelchair access along with interior and exterior refurbishment of the 1760 building which is believed to be Scotland’s oldest purpose-designed concert hall
A four storey extension which will house a new entrance and additional space is also planned.
Five architect-led design teams - including structural and mechanical engineers and other consultants - will be shortlisted for the works which are due to begin in summer 2014.
Examples and precedent from the AJ Buildings Library
Usher Hall by StockdaleHarrison and Sons Edinburgh (1911)
Documents must be accessed by 15 March
PQQ’s must be returned by 16 March
Invitations to participate dispatched 16 July
Client contact details:
University Of Edinburgh
Charles Stewart House, 9-16 Chambers Street
EH1 1HT Edinburgh
Telephone: +44 1316508202