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Latitude: 55.9778 / 55°58'40"N
Longitude: -3.1805 / 3°10'49"W
OS Eastings: 326432
OS Northings: 676724
OS Grid: NT264767
Mapcode National: GBR 8R4.8L
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.30RM
Entry Name: Edinburgh, Leith, 6, 7, 8 Portland Place
Listing Date: 30 March 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364444
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27319
Building Class: Cultural
Unitary Authority Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1821. 4-storey on raised basement 4-bay classical tenement; 2-storey basement built-out with modern cafe and flat above, continuing raised terrace. Cleaned cream sandstone droved ashlar with polished dressings. Base course; rusticated ground floor with band course above; cill course to 3rd floor; cornice. Regular fenestration.
At principal floor, door beyond outer right bay wit rectangular plate glass fanlight.
Rubble rear elevation.
12-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slates; coped ashlar stacks; ashlar coped skews.
Cast-iron spearhead railings to raised street.
Forms a group with 1-3 Portland Terrace and 1-5 (inclusive) Portland Place (see separate listing). The terrace is continued at 21-2 Portland Place (see separate listing) after cruder later 19th century interruptions. 4 Portland Terrace contains 6 flats.
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