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Latitude: 55.9458 / 55°56'45"N
Longitude: -3.235 / 3°14'5"W
OS Eastings: 322967
OS Northings: 673222
OS Grid: NT229732
Mapcode National: GBR 8DJ.62
Mapcode Global: WH6SL.8TS6
Entry Name: Roseburn Cliff, Gatepiers
Listing Date: 18 September 2002
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 396427
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48910
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Corstorphine/Murrayfield
Traditional County: Midlothian
McArthy and Watson, probably 1902. Pair of corniced, square-plan red sandstone piers with elongated pyramid finials on ball feet in Scots 17th century manner. Each pier comprises 3 cuboid blocks set on a pedestal; pyramid finials likewise hewn from 3 blocks; right-hand finial topped by square cap.
Situated on the N side of Roseburn Terrace, by George Pape's Cottages, just before Roseburn New Bridge. Like the dressings employed in this earlier (1894) building, also by McArthy and Watson, these piers, which mark the entrance to the narrow lane leading to Nos 1-7 Roseburn Cliff, are of red sandstone.
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