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Latitude: 55.9265 / 55°55'35"N
Longitude: -3.1694 / 3°10'9"W
OS Eastings: 327027
OS Northings: 670998
OS Grid: NT270709
Mapcode National: GBR 8TR.H0
Mapcode Global: WH6ST.990J
Entry Name: 10 and 12 Lygon Road, Including Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 25 March 1997
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 390924
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44224
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Southside/Newington
Traditional County: Midlothian
Late 19th century; modern garage adjoining to E. 2 storey and attic,
4 bay pair of symmetrical houses with baronial detailing. Coursed cream sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings to principal elevation; squared and snecked rubble to sides and rear. Base course; cornice above ground floor windows; cill course to 1st floor windows; cornice and parapet above 1st floor windows.
S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: roll moulded, angled doorways to 2 central bays with carved panels and cable moulding above; panelled doors; small paned fanlights; single windows to 1st floor above; central, advanced wallhead stack corbelled out above with flanking pedimented attic windows. Full height, 4 light canted windows in bays to outer right and left; bipartite attic windows set in crowstepped gables above.
Predominantly plate glass, timber sash and case windows; small paned upper lights to mullioned and transomed windows in canted bays. Grey slate mansard roof; corniced and coped wallhead stacks; cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen 1996.
BOUNDARY WALLS: low coped boundary wall to street; replacement railings.
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