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Latitude: 55.9708 / 55°58'14"N
Longitude: -3.1695 / 3°10'10"W
OS Eastings: 327101
OS Northings: 675923
OS Grid: NT271759
Mapcode National: GBR 8T7.G4
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.86Y2
Entry Name: 28 Academy Street, Leith Victoria Boxing Club
Listing Date: 29 March 1995
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 363456
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB26731
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Post 1876. Single storey curved corner block with classical details. Cream sandstone, tooled ashlar with polished dressings to principal facades, coursed rubble to rear. Base course; cill course; moulded band course above windows; eaves cornice with blocking course; shouldered and lugged architraved windows with ornamental cast-iron window guard/grilles; rusticated quoins.
NW (ACADEMY STREET) ELEVATION: 3-bay, slightly recessed curved corner bay with rusticated quoins to outer left. Architraved doorway to outer right with bracketted cornice, 2-leaf panelled door and segmental-arched plate glass fanlight. Single windows to centre and corner bay.
NE (ST ANDREW PLACE) ELEVATION: 3-bay with curved corner bay detailed as above; single windows.
SW ELEVATION: large flat-roofed harled extension to rear.
Timber sash and case windows, 6-pane top sashes, infilled lower sashes. Piended and curved slate roof with metal flashings.
INTERIOR: not seen 1993.
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