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46 Ferry Road with Front Wall and Railings and Shelter; Eh6 4ae

A Category B Listed Building in Leith, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9753 / 55°58'30"N

Longitude: -3.181 / 3°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 326395

OS Northings: 676436

OS Grid: NT263764

Mapcode National: GBR 8R5.4J

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.32JM

Entry Name: 46 Ferry Road with Front Wall and Railings and Shelter; Eh6 4ae

Listing Date: 30 March 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 363970

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27030

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Earlier 19th century. 2-storey basement and attic 3-bay classical house. Cream ashlar sandstone, rusticated at ground floor, droved at basement and 1st floor. Base course; band course above rustication; cill course to 1st floor; cornice and blocking course. Steps to segmental-headed doorway to right with panelled door and doorcase; plate glass fanlight. Broad tripartite timber box-dormer with pilasters, cornice and central pediment.

Modern single-storey bay to right.

Timber sash and case plate glass windows. Grey slates; coped ashlar stacks. Ashlar coped skews.

WALLS, RAILINGS AND SHELTER: low stone wall to front with canted ashlar coping; arrowhead cast-iron railings. Lean-to shelter to right with slate roof and cast-iron columns.

Statement of Interest

Originally intended to be part of terrace. The setting for 46 Ferry Road was left incomplete, a fate which similarly befell 68 Madeira Streat. The building extends on the ground floor into the adjacent modern building the shelter is a modern addition.

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