Listed Building

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GULLANE, NISBET ROAD, SEAFORTHLB1367

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
B
Date Added
07/12/1988
Local Authority
East Lothian
Planning Authority
East Lothian
Parish
Dirleton
NGR
NT 47961 82921
Coordinates
347961, 682921

Description

Circa 1900. 2-storey and attic gabled villa, formed of

smaller (NW) and larger (SE) interlocking squares.

Harled with droved pink ashlar dressings and margins;

S (MAIN ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: wide segmental archway

off-centre to left with recessed doorway and panelled

door; single window to left with tripartite to right

incorporating chamfered angle of polygonal tower. Eaves

swept down to ground floor at right of left gabled bay.

Multi-light window encircles tower to 1st floor of tower;

moulded eaves cornice, polygonal roof and finial. Canted

window at ground to outer right with leaded half dome roof.

E ELEVATION: full-height canted bay to right, breaking

eaves with slate hanging between floors, piend roof and

finial. Recessed gabled bay to right with irregular

openings.

W ELEVATION: gable to main front to right with eaves

sweeping down to ground floor at night. Stair window

with architrave with small window to outer right at

ground in segmentally pedimented and aproned ashlar

surround. Gabled advanced wing to left with lean to

glasshouse.

Variety of glazing patterns. Small pane to casement

windows and upper sashes, with plate glass to lower.

Flat-roofed, bipartite dormers with moulded cornice, at

intervals. Ashlar coped stacks. Distinctive green slates.

INTERIOR: chimneypieces cast-iron grates and plasterwork

cornices. Original tiling to bathrooms and Edwardian

bath retained.

Coped, squared and snecked rubble retaining wall.

Timber gate.

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