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Restoring your historic shopfront


Shopfronts play a very important role in the city’s unique historic character. A single high-quality shopfront can make a significant improvement to the streetscape.

Traditional architectural details that are hidden or neglected can easily be revitalised, helping to define the character of street and enhancing the shopping experience.

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Edinburgh World Heritage has a Conservation Funding Programme to help improve shopfronts within the World Heritage Site. We offer grants that can cover up to 70% of eligible works.

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