a walk
Hamilton's Building
The elements of the site which define Thomas Hamilton's Greek Revival work of 1826-9 are Buildings 1, 5 and 6, together with the encircling boundary walls, gates and gate piers. To the rear of Building 4 there is also a viewing tower designed by Hamilton at the extreme eastern end of the site which is disguised by the later building.
The Building's Condition
To read more about the condition of the building please open PDF document containing images and comments by Andrew PK Wright

Listed Building Status
The old Royal High School building is category A listed, along with all the other buildings on the site.
It was listed on 19 April 1966.

Click here to read full Listed Building Status entry on the Historic Scotland website.