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Latitude: 55.9679 / 55°58'4"N
Longitude: -3.1578 / 3°9'28"W
OS Eastings: 327829
OS Northings: 675593
OS Grid: NT278755
Mapcode National: GBR 8W8.V5
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.G8J8
Entry Name: 69 and 71 Restalrig Road with Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 29 April 1977
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 363932
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27002
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1810. 6-bay, 2-storey, stepped, mirrored pair of terraced houses with attic and basement. Droved ashlar sandstone to front with polished ashlar dressings; squared and snecked rubble to NW gable wall and rear. Base course, eaves cornice and blocking course. Architraved openings at ground and 1st floor; corniced at ground.
SW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical composition with architraved and corniced entrance doors to bays 3 and 4; panelled with rectangular plate glass fanlight to No 69; modern patterned rectangular fanlight at No 71. Stone steps oversailing basements with modern railings. Regularly fenestrated; basement windows; rectangular dormers above outer bays; 2 rooflights over central bays.
NE ELEVATION: 2-bay with regular windows. Modern rectangular dormers over bays 1 and 3.
NW ELEVATION: blank gable wall.
Plate glass timber sash and case windows to front; 4-pane sash and case windows to rear at No 69; modern glazing to rear at No 71 and to dormers. Grey slate roof: piended and slate-hung dormers. Ashlar coped multi-flue wallhead stacks; skew copes.
INTERIOR: not seen (1995).
BOUNDARY WALL: coursed rubble dwarf wall, with ashlar coping and modern railings, to street.
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