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58 Shore

A Category B Listed Building in Leith, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9753 / 55°58'31"N

Longitude: -3.1702 / 3°10'12"W

OS Eastings: 327066

OS Northings: 676432

OS Grid: NT270764

Mapcode National: GBR 8T5.BH

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.82MK

Entry Name: 58 Shore

Listing Date: 29 March 1995

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 365248

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27894

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Earlier 19th century. 4-storey, 2-bay tenement with public house (former shop) at ground floor, substantial 3-storey modern building with mansard attic to rear. Sandstone front, dressed ashlar to ground floor, droved ashlar above, sides rendered. Band course above ground floor; 1st and 2nd floor windows corniced; ashlar mullions.

NW (FRONT) ELEVATION: 2 broad depressed-arched openings at ground floor with modern glazing replacing radial fanlights and glazed doors. Pilastered tripartite windows in full-height recessed panels to all floors above. Single rectangular dormer with piended roof.

SW (BURGESS STREET) ELEVATION: blank with tall wallhead stack.

NE (WATER?S CLOSE) ELEVATION: as SW elevation.

Timber sash and case windows with plate glass glazing to front. Piended slate roof; 2 wallhead stacks (see above) linked to roof.

INTERIOR: not seen 1993.

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