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Gilmerton, 83 Drum Street

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9049 / 55°54'17"N

Longitude: -3.1305 / 3°7'49"W

OS Eastings: 329418

OS Northings: 668548

OS Grid: NT294685

Mapcode National: GBR 60L5.13

Mapcode Global: WH6ST.WVG4

Entry Name: Gilmerton, 83 Drum Street

Listing Date: 15 April 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389670

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43257

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Mid 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay former farmhouse, now subdivided. Squared and coursed rubble to front pointed back, random rubble sides and rear.

W ELEVATION: to Drum Street; widely spaced bays; door to centre with simple scroll- bracketed doorpiece, windows flanking, 3 windows at 1st floor. Small window at ground floor left of N GABLE, otherwise blind. Single storey cottage adjoining S GABLE.

Modern stair to rear giving access to 1st floor.

Sash and case windows with 4-pane glazing at ground floor, replacement windows at 1st floor with adhesive astragals. Grey slates, skews removed, rendered and lined stacks with ashlar cope.

Statement of Interest

Formerly farmhouse of East Farm of Gilmerton.

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