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Latitude: 55.9783 / 55°58'41"N
Longitude: -3.2046 / 3°12'16"W
OS Eastings: 324928
OS Northings: 676802
OS Grid: NT249768
Mapcode National: GBR 8L4.CF
Mapcode Global: WH6SD.RZ6T
Plus Code: 9C7RXQHW+85
Entry Name: 6 Lennox Row, Edinburgh
Listing Name: 6 Lennox Row, Grecian Cottage, with Gatepiers and Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 12 December 1974
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 370913
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB30132
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Forth
Traditional County: Midlothian
Early 19th century. Single storey with basement (2 storeys at rear) 3-bay piend-roofed Greek Revival cottage. Droved ashlar with polished dressings to front, coursed rubble to sides and rear. Rock-cut basement to front, dividing course between basement and ground; eaves cornice and blocking course. Architraved windows.
S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: regularly fenestrated. Pilasters with fluted capitals at corners. Greek Doric porch at centre with fluted columns and full entablature: metopes, triglyphs and guttae; unfluted pilasters to rear; glazed timber panelled door.
4 pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows. Graded grey slates. Stone coped wallhead stacks with octagonal cans.
GATEPIERS AND BOUNDARY WALL: 2 sets of stop-chamfered ashlar gatepiers with basecourse and corniced and platformed caps. Low stone coped coursed rubble wall.
Grecian Cottage is part of the original feuing of Trinity Mains Farm by lawyer Alexander Scott, built during the early 1820's.
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