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Latitude: 55.9037 / 55°54'13"N
Longitude: -3.2513 / 3°15'4"W
OS Eastings: 321864
OS Northings: 668546
OS Grid: NT218685
Mapcode National: GBR 50Q5.XJ
Mapcode Global: WH6SS.1W11
Entry Name: 57 Dreghorn Loan, Dunalistair House Lodge
Listing Date: 12 March 2002
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395957
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48535
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Colinton/Fairmilehead
Traditional County: Midlothian
John F Matthew, 1907 with later alterations to rear. Asymmetrical lodge on sloping site, single-storey with basement to NW. Conical-roofed circular corner tower to W. Painted render. Broad eaves; bell-cast piended roof. Half-glazed timber panelled door to tower; later flat-roofed porch with glazed timber boarded door to N. Small window with Gothic arch lintel to SE.
Predominantly 9-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows; bowed glass to windows in corner tower. Central corniced stack with circular cans. Red tiles to roof; terracotta ridge tiles
Picturesque cottage at head of Dreghorn Loan, and closing the view from Laverockdale Crescent. Built for P. Roy Geddes as the lodge house for Dunalistair House (1902, A Hunter Crawford and Frank W. Simon, listed seperately). John F Matthew was Sir Robert Lorimer's chief draghtsman at the time, and was just beginning a small private practice of his own. Originally 2 bays, extended to rear in 1950s
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