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Fettes College, North Lodge, Gates, Gatepiers and Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Inverleith, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9668 / 55°58'0"N

Longitude: -3.2252 / 3°13'30"W

OS Eastings: 323621

OS Northings: 675545

OS Grid: NT236755

Mapcode National: GBR 8G8.6K

Mapcode Global: WH6SL.F9F3

Entry Name: Fettes College, North Lodge, Gates, Gatepiers and Railings

Listing Date: 20 January 2004

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 397211

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49629

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Inverleith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Robert Rowand Anderson, 1880. Single-storey and attic L-plan Gothic lodge house. Rock-faced coursed sandstone with polished dressings.

W (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: single storey bay to right: timber panelled door in shouldered surround with piend-roofed timber canopy. Advanced bay to left with tiled, canted window to ground floor; bipartite, cusped window with roundel above; pointed-arched hoodmould.

Small-pane leaded glazing to upper sashes. Red tiles and terracotta ridge tiles to roof. Tall

corniced stacks with tall cylindrical cans. Cast iron rainwater goods.

GATES, GATEPIERS AND RAILINGS: decorative 2-leaf iron gates; gothic detailed chamfered ashlar gatepiers with cusped panels; decorative iron railings on coped wall, from East Gate on East Fettes Avenue to Prep School entrance to N.

Statement of Interest

Designed by Anderson at the same time as Malcolm House (separately listed).

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