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3, 5 and 7 Lochend Road with Boundary Wall and Railings

A Category C Listed Building in Leith, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9688 / 55°58'7"N

Longitude: -3.1664 / 3°9'59"W

OS Eastings: 327291

OS Northings: 675702

OS Grid: NT272757

Mapcode National: GBR 8V7.3V

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.B7FL

Entry Name: 3, 5 and 7 Lochend Road with Boundary Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 26 October 1989

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 363851

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB26943

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Mid 19th century. 2-storey, 4-bay terraced group, with raised basement. Droved ashlar sandstone to front with polished ashlar dressings. Badly eroded band course between ground and 1st floor; eaves cornice and blocking course. Projecting window cills.

SW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Triple doorcase with pilasters and entablature at centre (painted); panelled doors with rectangular plate glass fanlights above. Regularly fenestrated with basement windows and 3 small rooflights.

NE ELEVATION: not seen (1995).

4-pane timber sash and case windows to outer right bay at ground floor and basement; 1st floor bays 1 and 2. Modern plate glass to remaining windows. Concrete tiled roof with ashlar skew copes. Rendered and coped mutual multi-flue wallhead stack. 7 stone steps oversailing basement.

INTERIOR: not seen (1995).

BOUNDARY WALL: droved ashlar dwarf wall with coping to street.

RAILINGS: some original sections remaining between gardens.

Statement of Interest

Adjoins terrace comprising 1-8 Vanburgh Place and 1 Lochend Road.

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