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Latitude: 55.9762 / 55°58'34"N
Longitude: -3.1686 / 3°10'6"W
OS Eastings: 327171
OS Northings: 676525
OS Grid: NT271765
Mapcode National: GBR 8T5.N6
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.91DX
Entry Name: Edinburgh, Leith, 44 Bernard Street
Listing Date: 14 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 363897
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB26982
Building Class: Cultural
Unitary Authority Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Earlier 19th century with later alterations. 3-storey and attic 3-bay tenement. Grey/cream sandstone, polished ashlar front. Base course; rusticated ground floor; band course above ground floor; moulded cill course at 1st floor; cill band course at 2nd floor; eaves cornice and tall corniced parapet; architraved windows and at 1st floor centre window consoled and pedimented, outer windows corniced.
SW (FRONT) ELEVATION: slightly advanced centre bay crowned by large panelled tablet at parapet level. Doric columned and corniced doorpiece to right, 2-leaf panelled door flanked by shallow paired pilasters divided by anthemion carving, semi-circular plate glass fanlight; tripartite window to left (later insertion). Regular fenestration. Panelled dies flanking parapet. Canted tripartite dormer.
Timber sash and case windows with plate glass glazing. Slate roof with metal flashings; corniced mutual stacks.
INTERIOR: not seen 1993.
Built as British Linen Company?s bank. One of pair with Nos 46 and 48 Bernard Street (listed separately).
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