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2 & 2A CLINTON RD AVALLON INCLUDING LODGE, GATES GATEPIERS AND BOUNDARY WALLS (Ref:30501)

This building is in the Edinburgh, City Of Council and the Edinburgh Burgh. It is a category A building and was listed on 12/12/1974.

Group Items: N/A, Group Cat: N/A, Map Ref: NT 2502 7164.

Description

Probably David Bryce, dated 1860. 2-storey, near rectangular-plan Baronial style villa with service wing, carriage house and lodge. Squared and snecked pink sandstone with contrasting polished dressings. Base course; string course above ground floor; eaves cornice; long and short quoins; crowstepped gables; chamfered reveals; decorative Jacobean style pediments to 1st floor windows. N ENTRANCE elevation: advanced gabled entrance bay with rounded angles at ground corbelled to square at 1st floor; lion ststues flanking steps up to entrance; roll-moulded doorway; boarded door; decorative iron hinges; string course over blank panel above doorway. Single window at 1st floor with Jacobean style colonnetted surround and pediment; small window set in gablehead; stone thistle finial; single window to right return angle to left; single windows to both stages; fishscale conical roof; cast-iron finial. Single windows to bays flanking entrance. Ground floor to outer right obscured by greenery; small window set in gablehead;

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© Crown copyright, Historic Scotland. All rights reserved. Mapping information derived from Ordnance Survey digital mapping products under Licence No. 100017509 2012 . Data extracted from Scottish Ministers' Statutory List on . Listing applies equally to the whole building or structure at the address set out in bold at the top of the list entry. This includes both the exterior and the interior, whether or not they are mentioned in the 'Information Supplementary to the Statutory List'. Listed building consent is required for all internal and external works affecting the character of the building. The local planning authority is responsible for determining where listed building consent will be required and can also advise on issues of extent or "curtilage" of the listing, which may cover items remote from the main subject of the listing such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. or interior fixtures. All category C(S) listings were revised to category C on 3rd September 2012. This was a non-statutory change. All enquiries relating to proposed works to a listed building or its setting should be addressed to the local planning authority in the first instance. All other enquiries should be addressed to: Listing & Designed Landscapes Team, Historic Scotland, Room G.51, Longmore House, Salisbury Place, EDINBURGH, EH9 1SH. Tel: +44 (0)131 668 8701 / 8705. Fax: +44 (0)131 668 8765. e-mail: hs.listing@scotland.gsi.gov.uk. Web: http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/historicandlistedbuildings.

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