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34 Primrose Bank Road, Craigallan, with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers

A Category B Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9794 / 55°58'45"N

Longitude: -3.2098 / 3°12'35"W

OS Eastings: 324605

OS Northings: 676924

OS Grid: NT246769

Mapcode National: GBR 8K4.B1

Mapcode Global: WH6SD.NZQ1

Entry Name: 34 Primrose Bank Road, Craigallan, with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 25 February 2000

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394103

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46744

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Forth

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

A Hunter Crawford, circa 1905. Simple early Scottish classical-influenced 2-storey 6-bay U-plan house with flanking bay to right. Squared and snecked bull-faced sandstone with cream ashlar dressings. Chamfered window openings. Eaves cornice; swept roof and slightly overhanging eaves.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: piend-roofed advanced outer bays, regularly fenestrated; carved stone roundel depicting yacht with spinnaker set, in centre of right bay. 2 narrow windows at ground in left centre bay, larger window above. Entrance in right centre bay, off-set to right; timber panelled door in depressed-arched chamfered surround, with Doric pilasters, prominent voussoirs and dentilled cornice on consoles above; flanking narrow window to left; wider window to left and narrow window to right at 1st floor.

12-pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows. Greenish-grey graded slates. Stone coped stacks on ridge with decorative circular cans.

BOUNDARY WALL AND GATEPIERS: low stone-coped snecked rubble wall; decoratively panelled ashlar gatepiers with corniced caps.

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