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Getting here...

Panmure House
4 Lochend Close
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By foot

Via the Royal Mile

Located opposite the Royal Mile Primary School, Lochend Close can be accessed via two openings on the Royal Mile. This leads you out on to the courtyard where Panmure House is.

By train 

Waverley Train Station

  • Exit Waverley Train Station using the Calton Road exit
  • Take the stairs towards Calton Road
  • Take the right turn to Calton Road, and walk towards Holyrood Palace for 0.4 miles
  • Turn right on to Lochend Close
  • At the end of the Close, turn right and Panmure House will be directly in front of you.

By road

Via Calton Road

Lochend Close is located just off Calton Road. Heading east along Calton Road (towards Holyrood Palace), Lochend Close is on the third right and Panmure House is situated at the top of the Close.


Please note, parking at Lochend Close is reserved for permit holders only.

Pay and display

There are pay and display bays that you can park on:  

Multi-storey parking

There is a multi-storey car park located at Waverley Train Station


Latest blog

Ian Simpson Ross donation

Ian Simpson Ross, author of the much acclaimed Life of Adam Smith, recently donate...


"when Adam Smith lived in Panmure House he made it a hub of intellectual enlightenment ... Panmure House should be restored to that purpose once again"
Dr Eamonn Butler Dr Eamonn Butler Director, Adam Smith Institute