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Latitude: 55.968 / 55°58'4"N
Longitude: -3.1543 / 3°9'15"W
OS Eastings: 328047
OS Northings: 675600
OS Grid: NT280756
Mapcode National: GBR 8X8.K4
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.J856
Entry Name: 16 Prospect Bank Road, Prospect Bank House, with Boundary Wall and Railings
Listing Date: 3 May 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 363894
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB26979
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Mid 18th century. 2-storey and basement 5-bay house with later (circa 1820) single storey pavilions. Brick built, now harled.
SE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical main block. Architraved doorpiece at centre with 2-leaf panelled door and cast-iron railed forestair. Regular fenestration; blind window to outer left bay at basement level; blank wall to left pavilion.
NW ELEVATION: nearly symmetrical. Exposed basement. Single storey, flat-roofed extension to bays 2 and 3 of main block; window to outer right bay. Door and window to basement of right wing. Shallow segmental-arched lintel to central ground floor window. Small square skylight over centre bay.
SW ELEVATION: single central window.
NE ELEVATION: not seen (1995).
12-pane timber sash and case windows to all openings. Brown concrete pantile pitched roof to main block; half-piended to wing. Harled and coped wallhead stacks and skews.
INTERIOR: not seen (1995).
BOUNDARY WALL: brick dwarf wall with ashlar coping.
RAILINGS: cast-iron arrowhead railings to street.
Formerly known as Brickfield.
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