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Latitude: 55.9692 / 55°58'9"N
Longitude: -3.1642 / 3°9'51"W
OS Eastings: 327429
OS Northings: 675742
OS Grid: NT274757
Mapcode National: GBR 8V7.KQ
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.C7G9
Entry Name: Edinburgh, Leith, 4, 5 Hermitage Place
Listing Date: 14 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 363785
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB26894
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Thomas Bonnar, post 1817. 2-storey, 6-bay former pair of terraced houses with attics and basement. Ashlar sandstone to front: polished and channelled to 1st floor with voussoirs over door and window openings; droved to1st floor and basement. Base course; band course between ground and 1st floor; cill course to 1st floor windows; mutuled eaves cornice and blocking course.
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: entrance doors in 3rd bay at ground floor; outer left bay at basement level. Former with panelled door and rectangular plate glass fanlight. Regularly fenestrated; basement windows; remodelled dormer to each bay.
S ELEVATION: not seen (1995).
12-pane timber sash and case windows to principal openings; modern glazing to dormers. Grey slate roof; piended and slate-hung dormers. Droved ashlar mutual multi-flue stacks with coping; ashlar skew copes. 8 stone steps oversailing basement recess. Cast-iron downpipe.
INTERIOR: not seen (1995).
BOUNDARY WALLS: painted droved ashlar dwarf walls with coping to street; modern railings.
Apparent alteration to outer right bay: from entrance door to window.
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