Cant’s Close High Street Royal Mile Edinburgh

Cant's Close High Street Royal Mile Edinburgh

Cants Close was housing for the members of the Anglican Church. Cants Close Melrose Close Dickson’s Close and Niddry Wynd all were adjoining and were part of a very upmarket area for the nobility. The Cant family lived in the close for circa 100 years. Adam Cant 1403, Alexander Cant 1514 a wealthy family with land in many pars of Edinburgh.The Building was renovated in 1989 over a period of 15 months.

 Cant's Close High Street Royal Mile Edinburgh  Cant's Close renovation plaque High Street Royal Mile Edinburgh

 

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