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Latitude: 55.9702 / 55°58'12"N
Longitude: -3.1727 / 3°10'21"W
OS Eastings: 326905
OS Northings: 675864
OS Grid: NT269758
Mapcode National: GBR 8S7.VB
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.76GJ
Entry Name: Edinburgh, 26 Leith Walk
Listing Date: 14 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 364950
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27667
Building Class: Cultural
Unitary Authority Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Pre 1804. 4-storey, 4-bay town house with basement, part of a near terrace of 5. Cream sandstone, dressed ashlar with polished dressings, rubble to rear with droved dressings. Band course above basement; architraved windows, corniced at ground floor; dentilled eaves cornice.
SW (FRONT) ELEVATION: pilastered and corniced doorway in bay to right of centre, rectangular plate glass fanlight, 2-leaf panelled door. Single windows to remaining bays and floors. 2 rectangular tripartite piended dormer.
NW (REAR) ELEVATION: tripartite windows to centre bays of ground and 1st floor; single windows to remaining bays.
Timber sash and case windows, mostly 12-pane, some 4-pane glazing to rear. Grey slate roof; broad coped mutual stacks and skews.
INTERIOR: not seen 1993.
BOUNDARY WALL AND RAILINGS: low rubble boundary wall, some original iron railings.
B group see Notes for Nos 20 and 22 Leith Walk.
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