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5 Coltbridge Terrace, Edinburgh

A Category B Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9473 / 55°56'50"N

Longitude: -3.2359 / 3°14'9"W

OS Eastings: 322911

OS Northings: 673384

OS Grid: NT229733

Mapcode National: GBR 8DH.0K

Mapcode Global: WH6SL.8SB3

Plus Code: 9C7RWQW7+WJ

Entry Name: 5 Coltbridge Terrace, Edinburgh

Listing Name: 1, 3, 5, 7 Coltbridge Terrace, Including Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 366773

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB28581

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Corstorphine/Murrayfield

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Frederick Thomas Pilkington, 1869. 2-storey terrace comprising pair of symmetrical 5-bay blocks with original detailing. Stugged, coursed sandstone ashlar with polished dressings. Banded eaves course with corbelled eaves; saw-toothed skews to gables. Chamfered architraves, stop-chamfered to central windows at ground; at outer and central bays, colonettes and pilasters with elaborate capitals to 1st floor windows, mannered masonry and rosette to gables; stylised cross finials to gables.

E (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: outer bays of each block advanced; 3 basket-arched windows at ground; upper storey chamfered; 4-light round-arched windows with side lights under stone corbels; pair of windows to centre at ground with naturalistic carving over lintel; panelled timber doors to flanking bays, with similar carving; bipartite to centre at 1st floor above, with round-arched lights; single window to flanking bays.

2-pane timber sash and case glazing. Grey slate roof; coped ridge stacks with moulded octagonal cans; cast-iron rainwater goods.


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