History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

30 York Road. Woodbine Cotage, with Boundary Wall

A Category B Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9786 / 55°58'43"N

Longitude: -3.2032 / 3°12'11"W

OS Eastings: 325015

OS Northings: 676837

OS Grid: NT250768

Mapcode National: GBR 8L4.N9

Mapcode Global: WH6SD.RZVL

Entry Name: 30 York Road. Woodbine Cotage, with Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 12 December 1974

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 371002

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB30197

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Forth

Traditional County: Midlothian

Find accommodation in
Granton

Description

Circa 1820. Single storey 3-bay piend-roofed classical cottage with later wing to S. Coursed sandstone rubble with rusticated ashlar quoins and architraved windows and door to front, random rubble to sides and rear. Eaves cornice and blocking course, raised at centre.

W (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: timber panelled door with decorative umbrella fanlight over in architraved surround at centre. Architraved windows in flanking bays. Later bay to right: random rubble construction, window in ashlar surround, cornice.

12-pane lying-pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows. Graded grey slates. Coped rubble wallhead stacks (?raised) with circular cans.

BOUNDARY WALL: high coursed rubble boundary wall with arched coping.

Statement of Interest

Part of the original feuing of the lands of Trinity Mains farm by the lawyer Alexander Scott. The intended feuing is shown on Kirkwood's 1817 map.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.