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78 and 80 Constitution Street

A Category C Listed Building in Leith, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9741 / 55°58'26"N

Longitude: -3.1679 / 3°10'4"W

OS Eastings: 327209

OS Northings: 676291

OS Grid: NT272762

Mapcode National: GBR 8T5.TY

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.93QJ

Entry Name: 78 and 80 Constitution Street

Listing Date: 29 March 1995

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 364448

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27323

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Late 19th century. 2-storey, 2-bay office building with pend and single storey workshop to rear. Cream sandstone, droved ashlar front, brick to workshop. Base course; band course above ground floor; band cill course at 1st floor; band eaves cornice.

E (FRONT) ELEVATION: shouldered-arched pend with chamfered reveals and decorative cast-iron palstone to right with doorway flanking to left, panelled door and plate glass fanlight. Bipartite windows to left bay and to 1st floor.

W (REAR) ELEVATION: single storey brick-built outhouse/workshop with piended roof.

Timber sash and case windows with plate glass glazing. Slate roof; mutual stacks.

INTERIOR: not seen 1993.

Statement of Interest

Listed for group value.

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