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Latitude: 55.9758 / 55°58'32"N
Longitude: -3.1669 / 3°10'0"W
OS Eastings: 327273
OS Northings: 676477
OS Grid: NT272764
Mapcode National: GBR 8V5.0B
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.B257
Entry Name: Edinburgh, 6 Bernard Street
Listing Date: 14 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 363812
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB26910
Building Class: Cultural
Unitary Authority Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Early 19th century. 3-storey and attic 6-bay tenement with pend to right. Cream sandstone, stugged ashlar with polished dressings to front elevation, squared and snecked rubble to rear.
SW (FRONT) ELEVATION: bays grouped 3-3 with dividing gutter recess and regular fenestration. Depressed-arched keystoned pend to outer right. Architraved and corniced doorway to penultimate bay to left, panelled door and rectangular fanlight with radial astragals. 4 rectangular dormers with piended roofs.
NE (REAR) ELEVATION: pend to outer left; single windows; circular rendered stairwell (later addition?) to centre with catslide roof, door on flank. 4 dormers as above.
SE ELEVATION: gabled with apex stack.
12-pane timber sash and case windows. Slate roof with metal flashings; mutual and apex stacks (see above); 2 velux roof lights to front. Moulded eaves gutter with decorative cast-iron brackets.
INTERIOR: not seen 1993.
Low boundary wall and railings to front are modern. Group with Nos 2, 4, 12-18, 1-31 Bernard Street, 29-43 Constitution Street and Robert Burns Statue.
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