This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 55.9318 / 55°55'54"N
Longitude: -3.1694 / 3°10'9"W
OS Eastings: 327037
OS Northings: 671584
OS Grid: NT270715
Mapcode National: GBR 8TP.H3
Mapcode Global: WH6ST.950G
Entry Name: 12 and 13 Ventnor Terrace, Including Railings
Listing Date: 25 March 1997
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 390973
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44438
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Southside/Newington
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1880. 2 storey and attic, 4 bay pair of symmetrical houses. Cream sandstone polished ashlar; bull faced squared and snecked moulded render to E; rubble to W and rear. Base course; chip-carved decorative motifs above lights to corniced canted windows.
N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: single storey and basement with attic; shouldered arched doorways in bays to outer left and penultimate right; panelled doors with narrow flanking sidelights; plate glass fanlights; pitched roof dormers above with decoratively carved bargeboards. Full height, 3 light canted windows to right of doorways; 3 light canted, pitched roof dormers above with decoratively carved bargeboards.
E ELEVATION: full height, 3 light canted window to outer left; cornice raised at centre above carved roundel between floors.
Plate glass timber, sash and case windows. Grey slate platformed roof; fish scales to canted windows to N; polygonal roof with cast iron finial to canted bay to E; rendered and coped wallhead and ridge stacks; moulded cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1996.
RAILINGS: original cast iron railings to areas.
Other nearby listed buildings