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Latitude: 55.9772 / 55°58'38"N
Longitude: -3.1822 / 3°10'56"W
OS Eastings: 326321
OS Northings: 676659
OS Grid: NT263766
Mapcode National: GBR 8Q4.XT
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.21X3
Entry Name: 35 (1f, 2f & 3f) and 37 Portland Street with Front Walls, Steps and Railings; Eh6 4bb
Listing Date: 30 March 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364473
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27340
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1810. 3-storey and attic on raised basement 3-bay house with slightly recessed single stair bay. Cleaned droved cream sandstone ashlar with polished dressings. Rubble basement; base course; cill course to 2nd floor; modillioned cornice and blocking course. Regular fenestration.
At left, straight 2-tier flight of steps to stair door with blind fanlight; windows above. House to right with straight stair to Roman Doric columned doorpiece with cornice at left, flush-panelled door deep-set in round-headed frame with delicate sunburst fanlight above moulded impost course. Pair of piend-roofed canted dormers. Basement door beneath stair with single window to right.
Sash and case windows; timber 12-pane to stair, plate glass to 2nd floor of house; uPVC to main house. Grey slates; coped rendered stack.
WALLS AND RAILINGS: low rubble wall with ashlar coping to front and sides of area; cast-iron railings, some spearheaded.
There was a road to the S when originally built, which was developed circa 1840.
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