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Latitude: 55.9745 / 55°58'28"N
Longitude: -3.1684 / 3°10'6"W
OS Eastings: 327177
OS Northings: 676344
OS Grid: NT271763
Mapcode National: GBR 8T5.PS
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.93G5
Entry Name: 42 Maritime Street
Listing Date: 29 March 1995
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 365145
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27812
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
James Simpson, 1892. 4-storey 6-bay warehouse with later brick mansard 5th storey, rear portion demolished. Cream sandstone squared and snecked rubble, pink ashlar dressings to front, rear elevation rendered. Ground floor divided by shallow pilasters supporting frieze; band course above; band cill course at 1st, 2nd and 3rd floor; ashlar mullions.
W (FRONT) ELEVATION: rectangular pend to 1st and 3rd bay, paired doorways to outer right bay, single windows to remaining bays. Bipartite windows to floors above. Recessed mansard attic.
E (REAR) ELEVATION: L-shaped, as rear portion of warehouse demolished, modern rendering and windows. Hollow paired cast-iron columns at ground floor supporting cast-iron girders.
N ELEVATION: modern mansard attic in brick, modern windows.
4-pane timber sash and case windows to front, modern replacements to rear and side.
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