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Latitude: 55.9753 / 55°58'31"N
Longitude: -3.1839 / 3°11'1"W
OS Eastings: 326216
OS Northings: 676449
OS Grid: NT262764
Mapcode National: GBR 8Q5.KH
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.224K
Entry Name: Edinburgh, 18 North Fort Street
Listing Date: 30 March 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364331
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27243
Building Class: Cultural
Unitary Authority Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1860. 2-storey and attic 7-bay flatted classical terrace comprised of former 3-bay house and 2, 2-bay houses. Stugged ashlar with ashlar dressings. Base course; cill course to 1st floor; cornice and blocking course. Regular fenestration; moulded architraves at ground; doors with rectangular fanlights, architraves and cornice. Canted piend-roofed dormers.
NORTH FORT STREET ELEVATION: 3 bays to left with door at centre, pair of canted dormers. 4-bays to right with pair of doors at centre; outer windows at 1st floor breaking cill course, with wrought-iron window guards; pair of dormers. Downpipe recess dividing.
MADEIRA PLACE ELEVATION: 3-bay coursed rubble gable; left bay with basement window, blank at 1st floor. Extending to left corniced doorway with panelled door.
Rubble rear elevations with projecting central bays; carved tablet to No 18.
Timber sash and case 4-pane windows (12-pane to rear and gable). Grey slates; broad coped ashlar stacks; ashlar coped mutual skews.
WALLS: low coursed stone front wall with ashlar saddleback coping; taller garden wall to Madeira Place with semi-circular coping.
Forms part of continuous uniform terrace with 2-18 and 20-30 North Fort Street, 7 Madeira Place and 86-94 Ferry Road (see separate listings).
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