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42 Murrayfield Road, Glion and Crossways

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9497 / 55°56'58"N

Longitude: -3.2495 / 3°14'58"W

OS Eastings: 322068

OS Northings: 673668

OS Grid: NT220736

Mapcode National: GBR 89G.8P

Mapcode Global: WH6SL.1QW7

Entry Name: 42 Murrayfield Road, Glion and Crossways

Listing Date: 18 September 2002

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 396418

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48901

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Corstorphine/Murrayfield

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Cooper and Taylor, 1897; Basil Spence, circa 1935, conversion. Old English style; 2-storey, 9-bay former Club House (now dwelling house). Painted elevation with brick dressings and half-timbered features; lead balcony.

W (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: paired canted bays to left with overhanging gables; timber frame to bays; windows at ground and 1st floors; brick detailing between floors. Panelled door between bays; cantilvered balcony above; 3-light window above. Wall to left of bays slopes down; irregular fenestration. Irregular fenestration to right of bays. Projecting bay at right of elevation; 3-light windows at ground and 1st floors.

N ELEVATION: door in centre; irregular fenestration; recessed ground floor at right.

E ELEVATION: not seen 2001

S ELEVATION: not seen 2001.

Leaded casement windows; variety of sizes. Rosemary tiled roofs; tall red brick stacks.

Statement of Interest

This used to be the Murrayfield Golf Club but in the 1930's the Club moved to new premises and this property was converted by Basil Spence into a dwelling house.

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