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4 and 5 Casselbank Street

A Category C Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9702 / 55°58'12"N

Longitude: -3.1737 / 3°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 326843

OS Northings: 675871

OS Grid: NT268758

Mapcode National: GBR 8S7.NB

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.66ZG

Entry Name: 4 and 5 Casselbank Street

Listing Date: 29 April 1977

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 364125

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27126

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Circa 1815. Mirrored pair of 3-storey and attic 3-bay terraced houses with classical details. Cream sandstone, ashlar front (stonework in poor condition with extensive plastic repairs), polished at ground floor, tooled above, coursed rubble to rear. Base course; architraved windows at ground floor; dentilled eaves cornice with blocking course.

SW (FRONT) ELEVATION: Roman Doric doorpieces to inner bays, rendered with cornices and blocking course; panelled door (part glazed) and original fanlight to No 4; single windows above. Single windows to remaining bays. 3 rectangular dormers (to outer right tripartite) with half-piended roofs.

NE (REAR) ELEVATION: single windows; 4 dormers.

Timber sash and case windows, mostly 12-pane, plate glass glazing to ground and 1st floor of No 5, replacement windows to centre and left dormer. Slate roof, mutual stacks. Downpipe recess dividing properties.

INTERIOR: not seen 1992.

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