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Latitude: 55.9725 / 55°58'20"N
Longitude: -3.1691 / 3°10'8"W
OS Eastings: 327129
OS Northings: 676116
OS Grid: NT271761
Mapcode National: GBR 8T6.KJ
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.944R
Entry Name: 132 Constitution Street with Boundary Walls and Railings
Listing Date: 20 February 1985
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364526
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27379
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Earlier 18th century. 2-storey and attic 5-bay house on lower level and with small front garden area. Rendered with painted margins, rubble to rear and side. Base course; banded eaves course.
SE (FRONT) ELEVATION: plain doorway to centre with panelled door, window altered to door to right; single windows to outer bays. 5 single windows at 1st floor; centre window architraved. 2 narrow catslide dormers over outer bays.
NW (REAR) ELEVATION: small doorway to centre with modern porch, single window above; single windows to outer bays; timber lintels and some brick infill.
Modern tilt and turn windows throughout. Black slate roof with stone ridge; glazed rooflight and cast-iron rooflight; rendered apex stacks with octagonal cans.
INTERIOR: stair with timber balustrade; bowed drawing room at 1st floor (later alteration), moulded panelling and matching shutters, bead and reel cornice.
BOUNDARY WALL AND RAILINGS: arrowhead railings on low, coped rubble wall screening small forecourt.
Probably originally thatched.
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