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42 Bridge Road with Gate

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

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

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 366140

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB28349

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Colinton/Fairmilehead

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

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.

Statement of Interest

Group with number 44-46 Bridge Road. An attractive pair of Regency cottages, in a prominent position on Bridge Road.

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