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Gilmerton, 41 Ravenscroft Street

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9042 / 55°54'15"N

Longitude: -3.1337 / 3°8'1"W

OS Eastings: 329216

OS Northings: 668478

OS Grid: NT292684

Mapcode National: GBR 60K5.CC

Mapcode Global: WH6ST.TVYN

Entry Name: Gilmerton, 41 Ravenscroft Street

Listing Date: 15 April 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389673

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43260

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Late 19th century, possibly incorporating an earlier building. Small, single storey hall, squared rubble with polished ashlar dressings. 4-bay; doorway to outer left, 2-leaf timber boarded door. 3 windows to left breaking eaves in catslide dormers. 3 ventilator openings near ground. Timber sash and case windows with 12-pane glazing pattern. Red pantiles, ashlar coped skews and skewputts, ashlar end stacks with simple cornice. Small, piend-roofed pantiled addition in garden at rear (kiln?). Interior not seen (1995).

Statement of Interest

Cant describes this as one of the oldest surviving buildings on Ravenscroft Street; however, it has been extensively remodelled. Recently in use as a pottery by the Rev Skinner's Pioneer Tec project.

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