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Latitude: 55.9122 / 55°54'43"N
Longitude: -3.1636 / 3°9'49"W
OS Eastings: 327360
OS Northings: 669401
OS Grid: NT273694
Mapcode National: GBR 8VX.N4
Mapcode Global: WH6ST.CNRH
Entry Name: Liberton Gardens, Bank of Scotland
Listing Date: 15 April 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 389658
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43248
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1925. 2-storey bank, built with manager?s accommodation above. Sited on prominent corner, butterfly plan with central entrance bay flanked by canted, piended wings. Pink-harled with reconstituted stone dressings: deep moulded base course, rusticated quoins, margins, cill, lintel and eaves courses. Sash and case windows with plate glass throughout.
NE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central door in advanced, rusticated full-height bay with balustraded parapet. 2-leaf panelled timber door in moulded, consoled surround with pediment and cornice. Window above at 1st floor. Wings each with single window at ground.
E ELEVATION: to Liberton Gardens; 2 storey wing, 4 windows to each floor, shouldered wallhead stack on return. Single storey piended addition to S with bipartite, recessed flat-roofed addition to outer left housing cash machine.
N ELEVATION: to Liberton Drive; stair window to left, bull?s-eye window off-centre at 1st floor with bipartite to right. Small single storey piended addition adjoining to W below shouldered wallhead stack. Grey slates to piended roofs with swept eaves, harled stacks with cornice and frieze.
INTERIOR: much altered.
Architect not known, style that of W J Walker Todd, or possibly Aikman Swan.
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