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Silverknowes, City of Edinburgh

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Silverknowes, City of Edinburgh

Silverknowes is a district of Edinburgh, Scotland. Silverknowes lies to the northwest of the city. The district contains over 2000 homes, ranging in size from bungalow to semi-detached housing, much of it built during the mid-twentieth century. It holds the EH4 postcode. Silverknowes is surrounded by Davidson's Mains Village to the south, Barnton, Lauriston to the west, and Muirhouse to the east.
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT2076
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

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