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Latitude: 55.9771 / 55°58'37"N
Longitude: -3.1825 / 3°10'56"W
OS Eastings: 326304
OS Northings: 676639
OS Grid: NT263766
Mapcode National: GBR 8Q4.VW
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.21S7
Entry Name: Edinburgh, Leith, 43 Portland Street
Listing Date: 30 March 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364496
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27354
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Circa 1835 and circa 1860. Mirrored pair of 2-storey and attic on raised basement 3-bay terraced houses. Cream ashlar sandstone (No 41 painted) with polished dressings; band course above basement; cill course to 1st floor; cornice and blocking course. Moulded architraves at ground. Regular fenestration.
Deep-set panelled doors with rectangular fanlights in corniced doorways in outer bays. Single window to basements. No 43 with pair of piend-roofed canted dormers (skylights to No 41).
Timber sash and case windows; 4-pane to No 41, plate glass to No 43. Grey slates; coped ashlar stacks; ashlar coped skews.
WALLS, STEPS AND RAILINGS: low rubble front and dividing walls with saddleback ashlar coping; cast-iron railings, with fleur-de-lys heads to steps and basement area.
B Group with Nos 45-53 Portland Street (see separate listings). No 41 is a later copy.
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