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1 Craigend Park, Kingston Lodge with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.918 / 55°55'4"N

Longitude: -3.1535 / 3°9'12"W

OS Eastings: 328005

OS Northings: 670032

OS Grid: NT280700

Mapcode National: GBR 8XV.Q1

Mapcode Global: WH6ST.JJK2

Entry Name: 1 Craigend Park, Kingston Lodge with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 19 November 2003

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 397092

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49540

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Frederick Pilkington, 1867-9. Single storey L-plan lodge to Kingston House (separately listed). Round-arched openings; low-pitched roof with broad eaves; decorative barge-boarding to gables. Rock-faced pink sandstone with cream dressings and band course. Modern extensions to NE and SW.

Plate glass in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Tall stacks with cushioned tops and cylindrical cans.

BOUNDARY WALL AND GATEPIERS: rubble-coped random rubble wall. Tall ashlar gatepiers with blank shields and shaped caps.

Statement of Interest

Originally known as Craigend Park, Kingston House was designed for William Christie, tailor, 'Glover and Breeches Maker, 16 George Street.'

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