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Latitude: 55.9073 / 55°54'26"N
Longitude: -3.257 / 3°15'25"W
OS Eastings: 321511
OS Northings: 668960
OS Grid: NT215689
Mapcode National: GBR 87Y.RW
Mapcode Global: WH6SR.YS67
Entry Name: 42 Bridge Road with Gate
Listing Date: 19 December 1979
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 366140
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB28349
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Colinton/Fairmilehead
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1810. Single-storey, 3-bay, piend-roofed cottage on sloping site with basement to rear. Central bay slightly advanced with blocked open pediment; quatrefoil in diamond panel to tympanum; recessed non-traditional door up steps in hoodmoulded doorpiece. Windows to outer bays with painted margins and similar hoodmoulds. Coursed rubble to main elevation; random rubble to sides; ashlar dressings and long and short quoins.
12-pane glazing in non-traditional timber frames. Corniced wall-head stacks; red clay cans. Deep blocked eaves. Graded grey slates with grey ridge-tiles.
Group with number 44-46 Bridge Road. An attractive pair of Regency cottages, in a prominent position on Bridge Road.
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