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19 Craigmillar Park, Including Gatepiers and Boundary Walls

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9295 / 55°55'46"N

Longitude: -3.1693 / 3°10'9"W

OS Eastings: 327035

OS Northings: 671331

OS Grid: NT270713

Mapcode National: GBR 8TP.JX

Mapcode Global: WH6ST.9716

Entry Name: 19 Craigmillar Park, Including Gatepiers and Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 25 March 1997

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 390896

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44208

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Southside/Newington

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Late 19th century with 1996 addition. 3 bay symmetrical Continental style house with central 3 stage tower and advanced flanking 2 storey blocks. Cream rubble sandstone with ashlar dressings. Base course; dividing band course; cornice; further band course and dentilled eaves to tower.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central doorway with flanking narrow side lights; panelled door; plate glass fanlight; heavily carved doorpiece incorporating carved classical heads; bracketed canopy above; bipartite window to 2nd stage above; single round arched 3rd stage window with pediment and bracketed balcony; French pavilion roof. Full height,

3 light canted window in bay to outer right; bipartite windows to both floors in bay to outer left with cast-iron window guard at 1st floor.

N (EAST SUFFOLK ROAD) ELEVATION: 3 bay original block; bipartite windows to both floors to advanced central bay; single windows to flanking bays; modern extension adjoining to E.

Plate glass timber sash and case windows. Grey slate piended and platformed roof; fish-scale banding to piended tower roof; coped and rendered ridge stacks.

INTERIOR: not seen 1996.

BOUNDARY WALLS AND GATEPIERS: low coped boundary wall to street; corniced gatepiers to East Suffolk Road.

Statement of Interest

Recently subdivided. Prominent entrance tower on corner site.

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