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Latitude: 55.9767 / 55°58'36"N
Longitude: -3.1665 / 3°9'59"W
OS Eastings: 327301
OS Northings: 676581
OS Grid: NT273765
Mapcode National: GBR 8V5.20
Mapcode Global: WH6SM.B1CJ
Entry Name: 16, 18 and 20 Tower Street, Edinburgh
Listing Date: 29 March 1995
Last Amended: 28 August 2015
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 405706
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27913
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Leith
Traditional County: Midlothian
SE RANGE: narrow 4-storey 2- by 4-bay warehouse, reduced in height by
1 storey with modern flat roof; single windows.
NW RANGE: narrow 5-storey 2- by 7-bay warehouse; hoist doors and timber hoist to right bay of NE elevation, left bay with blocked windows; loading doors to centre bay of interior courtyard elevation; single windows.
SW (REAR) ELEVATION: adjoining building demolished (circa mid 20th century), only party wall remaining; protruding joists; blocked openings; segmental-arched former pend opening leading to courtyard.
Mostly barred windows, some with internal wooden shutters, some wooden lintels. Piended slate roof to NW range.
INTERIOR: NW range chamfered timber posts and beam construction; flagged (fireproof?) stone stairs (possibly later). Hoist machinery to attic of NW range.
Statutory address revised in 2015. Previously listed as '16 Tower Street'.
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