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Latitude: 55.9426 / 55°56'33"N
Longitude: -3.149 / 3°8'56"W
OS Eastings: 328328
OS Northings: 672768
OS Grid: NT283727
Mapcode National: GBR 8YK.M7
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.LWNQ
Entry Name: Duddingston, the Causeway, Bella Vista Studio (Former Billiards-House) with Lamp Standards
Listing Date: 19 May 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 370839
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB30076
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Craigentinny/Duddingston
Traditional County: Midlothian
Later 19th century. Flat-roofed single storey rectangular-plan former billiards-house. Squared and snecked stugged sandstone. 3 bays to S and W divided by large Jacobean balusters on pediments with strapwork decoration, surmounted by fluted blocks and cornice of earlier origin (circa 1840) from another site. Moulded cornice and blocking course.
S ELEVATION: 2-leaf timber panelled door in moulded stop-chamfered surround with Greek key design below cornice, flanked by corniced windows.
LAMP STANDARDS: 2 decorative cast-iron lamp standards flanking S elevation.
Plate glass in timber sash and case windows. Felted flat roof.
B group comprises the Garden Pavilion and former Billiards House at Bella Vista, a house built in 1801, but much enlarged in 1875 and further altered at later dates. The balusters may originally have been part of a balustrade, having been split for use at Bella Vista. An extra one has been placed against the adjoining
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