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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
Plus Code: 9C7RWR9W+5J
Entry Name: Lodge, Craigend Park, Kingston Avenue, Edinburgh
Listing Name: 1 Craigend Park, Kingston Lodge with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 19 November 2003
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 397092
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49540
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Liberton/Gilmerton
Traditional County: Midlothian
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.
Originally known as Craigend Park, Kingston House was designed for William Christie, tailor, 'Glover and Breeches Maker, 16 George Street.'
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