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Moredun House, Fettes College, Carrington Road, Edinburgh

A Category B Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9626 / 55°57'45"N

Longitude: -3.2233 / 3°13'24"W

OS Eastings: 323727

OS Northings: 675078

OS Grid: NT237750

Mapcode National: GBR 8GB.L1

Mapcode Global: WH6SL.GD99

Plus Code: 9C7RXQ7G+3M

Entry Name: Moredun House, Fettes College, Carrington Road, Edinburgh

Listing Name: Fettes College South Gates and Railings to Carrington Road) and on Fettes Avenue As Far As East Lodge. East Lodge and Gates Fettes Avenue. West Lodge and Gates. Glencorse House. Moredun House

Listing Date: 12 December 1974

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 370793

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB30044

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Inverleith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

David Bryce date 1874. Gates late gothic, 2 piers with
shafted angles, interlaced arches at top, console crowns,
elaborate cast-iron gates; railings simple spikes with
floriated finials at intervals.
David Bryce, c 1870. 4 simple stop-chamfered piers, railings;
lodge single-storey asymmetrical, courses, open porch,
bay window built out to square and gabled, shafted
chimneys; slated roof, bargeboarded gables.
David Bryce c 1870. Lodge similar to above, deep
parallel-walled approach.
David Bryce 1873.
2-storey and attic, asymmetrical, crowstepped and barge
boarded gables, taller section with bay corbelled to square
at attic south front, Tudor door-piece east front; later
and lower western extension in same style.
David Bryce 1870. Similar to above, but reversed, lower
4-window wing on east with shafted chimneys; later eastern
addition.

Statement of Interest

Note: Carrington House (originally Dalmey House) of 1872

has been of the same type but has been much rebuilt.

Originally Glencorse House.

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