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5 Duddingston Mills, Edinburgh

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9464 / 55°56'47"N

Longitude: -3.1352 / 3°8'6"W

OS Eastings: 329198

OS Northings: 673180

OS Grid: NT291731

Mapcode National: GBR 2B.Y9LK

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.TS7R

Plus Code: 9C7RWVW7+HW

Entry Name: 5 Duddingston Mills, Edinburgh

Listing Name: 1-5 (Inclusive Numbers) Duddingston Mills with Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 19 January 1982

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 370634

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB29940

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Craigentinny/Duddingston

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Circa 1828 with modern extensions to rear. 5 single-storey, 3-bay cottages. Squared coursed rubble with ashlar dressings Timber boarded door flanked by large sliding window to one side, and smaller window to other side. Slightly higher cottage to centre; advanced gable bay to centre; steps to timber boarded door with letterbox; fanlight. Blind arrowslit to gable; coped skews; flanking casements to door. Coped skews to each end of terrace.

Regularly placed ridge stacks between each cottage; cylindrical cans. 16-pane horizontally sliding windows and 8-pane single casements; modern casements to central cottage (number 3). Grey slates.

BOUNDARY WALL: low random rubble boundary wall to front (SE); rounded cope-stones.

Statement of Interest

Cottages for Mill-workers, constructed when new Mill complex was built.

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