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21-23 (Inclusive Nos) Princes Street

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9532 / 55°57'11"N

Longitude: -3.191 / 3°11'27"W

OS Eastings: 325727

OS Northings: 673994

OS Grid: NT257739

Mapcode National: GBR 8PF.4F

Mapcode Global: WH6SL.YMNK

Entry Name: 21-23 (Inclusive Nos) Princes Street

Listing Date: 28 March 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389761

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43314

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: City Centre

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Early 19th century with later 19th century additions. 4-storey and attic 5-bay. Painted lined render with ashlar dressings. 2 modern shopfronts built out at ground. Regular fenestration. Right bay with later elaborate canted windows to all floors, bipartite at centre. At 1st floor, 3 left bays united by shallow pilastered bay. 4 dormers, that to right canted.

Timber sash and case 4-pane and plate glass windows (casements to shallow bay). Grey slates; stone stack.

INTERIOR: the Royal British Hotel extends into the upper floors (see separate listing).

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