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Latitude: 55.9175 / 55°55'3"N
Longitude: -3.154 / 3°9'14"W
OS Eastings: 327973
OS Northings: 669981
OS Grid: NT279699
Mapcode National: GBR 8XV.M7
Mapcode Global: WH6ST.JJBF
Entry Name: 4 Claverhouse Drive with Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 15 April 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 389643
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43235
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton
Traditional County: Midlothian
Style of Hippolyte Blanc, circa 1900. Single storey and attic, 3-bay villa with single storey, 1 bay recessed flat-roofed wing adjoining E gable later converted to a garage with enlarged opening and timber doors. Relatively plain to road; rear elevation more elaborate. Coursed red sandstone with ashlar margins and dressings, base course, cornice, blocking course. Timber sash and case windows, predominantly 6-pane glazing pattern. Ashlar skews to mansard roof with grey-green slates, moulded ashlar stacks, rounded to front and rear as semi-engaged colonnettes. Cast-iron rainwater goods
S ELEVATION: 3 windows at ground floor with flower motif in panel to lintel. 3 stone dormers dormers rising above wallhead at 1st floor, outer bays triangular pedimented with finials, centre bay with semi-circular pediment. Recessed porch adjoining W gable, moulded & pedimented surround, panelled door.
N (REAR) ELEVATION: coursed rubble with 2 advanced, polished ashlar piended bays extending through both floors, canted at ground with 4-light windows, stepped string course above with moulded panel; bays corbelled to square in substantial wallhead breaking eaves above, with advanced pedimented and finialed ashlar dormers to attic with bipartites. Iron finials to piend roofs.
BOUNDARY WALLS: low ashlar coped squared rubble wall with wire mesh fence to road, rubble coped rubble wall to garden at rear.
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