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Latitude: 55.9703 / 55°58'13"N
Longitude: -3.1726 / 3°10'21"W
OS Eastings: 326910
OS Northings: 675874
OS Grid: NT269758
Mapcode National: GBR 8S7.V9
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.76HF
Entry Name: Edinburgh, 20-22 Leith Walk
Listing Date: 14 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364945
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27663
Building Class: Cultural
Unitary Authority Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Pre 1804. 4-storey, 4-bay tenement with basement, part of near regular terrace of 5. Cream sandstone, dressed ashlar with polished dressings, rubble to rear. Band course above basement; architraved windows, corniced at ground floor; dentilled eaves cornice; ashlar mullions; corniced doorways with fluted pilasters, rectangular plate glass fanlight and 2-leaf panelled doors.
SE (FRONT) ELEVATION: doorway to main door flat (now office) in bay to left of centre; doorway to common stair to outer left. Bays to right broad tripartite window (later alteration) at ground floor. Single windows to remaining bays and floors. 2 rectangular tripartite piended dormers.
NW (REAR) ELEVATION: central wallhead raised to nepus gable with apex stack and single windows.
Timber sash and case windows, mostly 12-pane, some plate glass glazing to rear. Black slate roof; apex stack (see above), broad mutual coped stacks and skews.
INTERIOR: not seen 1993.
BOUNDARY WALLS AND RAILINGS: low rubble boundary wall to front, some original cast-iron railings.
B group with Nos 12 Leith Walk, 3 and 4 Kirk Street and 1 and 2 Cassel?s Lane, Nos 26 Leith Walk, Nos 34, 36 and 38 Leith Walk and
No 42 Leith Walk.
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