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Edinburgh, Leith, 34-36 Bernard Street

A Category B Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9762 / 55°58'34"N

Longitude: -3.1683 / 3°10'5"W

OS Eastings: 327188

OS Northings: 676524

OS Grid: NT271765

Mapcode National: GBR 8T5.Q6

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.91JX

Entry Name: Edinburgh, Leith, 34-36 Bernard Street

Listing Date: 14 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 363873

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB26959

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Unitary Authority Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Early 19th century. 3-storey and attic 6-bay classically detailed tenement. Grey sandstone, tooled ashlar with polished dressings, coursed and squared rubble with cherry-caulking to rear. Base course; band course above ground floor; band eaves course; cornice and blocking course; raised quoins; architraved windows, corniced at 1st floor.

S (BERNARD STREET) ELEVATION: 4 architraved and corniced doorways to centre bays with 2-leaf panelled doors and rectangular fanlights with radial astragals (reinstated); single windows to outer bays. Single windows to 1st and 2nd floor above. Cast-iron post box set in wall to outer right. 2 canted tripartite dormers with half-piend roofs.

E (TIMBERBUSH) ELEVATION: gabled with tall, broad corniced apex stack; 3-bay; windows to centre and left bay; 2 small windows to gablehead.

N (REAR) ELEVATION: single windows, 2 canted tripartite dormers to centre, rectangular dormers flanking.

Timber sash and case windows, 12-pane to front and sides, some plate glass to rear. Slate roof with metal flashings; 1 apex stack (see above), 1 tall corniced transverse stack.

INTERIOR: not seen 1993.

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