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Latitude: 55.978 / 55°58'40"N
Longitude: -3.1812 / 3°10'52"W
OS Eastings: 326388
OS Northings: 676742
OS Grid: NT263767
Mapcode National: GBR 8R4.3J
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.30FJ
Entry Name: Edinburgh, Leith, 3 Portland Street
Listing Date: 26 October 1989
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364460
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27333
Building Class: Cultural
Unitary Authority Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Earlier 19th century. 4-storey and attic on raised basement 5-bay tenement. Stugged cream sandstone ashlar with polished ashlar dressings; cornice and blocking course. Regular fenestration. Rusticated basement with base course; panelled door with letterbox fanlight at centre and 20th century porch formed with pair of concrete columns supporting balcony to window above (formerly door) with pilastered and corniced doorpiece. Tile-hung box-dormers.
Rendered rear elevation.
12-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slates; rendered stacks.
WALLS AND RAILINGS: rubble wall with concrete coping and modern iron railings retains raised area to front.
There were originally perron steps to the front door above the basement. Built together with 1 Portland Street and 21-22 Portland Terrace (see separate listing).
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