Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
East Lothian
Planning Authority
East Lothian
NT 56385 77438
356385, 677438


Early 19th century incorporating earlier fabric. 2-

storey, 3-bay farmhouse; double-pile, 18th century house

enlarged and re-orientated in early 19th century.

Squared whinstone rubble, stugged dressings, eaves

course. Random rubble sides and rear.

Door to centre, raised architraves and bracketted

cornice. Windows flanking at ground. 3 smaller windows

at 1st floor.

Original farmhouse to rear; entrance through later

gabled porch, windows flanking at ground. 2 widely

spaced windows at 1st floor, high under eaves.

Irregular window pattern to gable ends. 12-pane glazing

pattern to sash and case windows.

Steep pitch to roof of earlier house, grey tiles, small

skylight. Straight skews, ashlar coped stacks. Straight

skews continued as base course to broad corniced ashlar

stacks in later range.

Rubble coped retaining walls, square ashlar gatepiers to

NW with pyramidal caps, wrought-iron gates with

cast-iron finials.

Statement of Special Interest

Farmhouse originally overlooked steading. Steading

listed separately.



OS Map, Haddingtonshire 1854

OS Map, Haddingtonshire 1894

About Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

The only legal part of the listing is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing and if a number or name is missing from a listing address it may still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing can also cover structures not physically attached but which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

If you want to alter, extend or demolish a listed building you need to contact your planning authority to see if you need listed building consent. The planning authority advises on the need for listed building consent and they also decide what a listing covers. The planning authority is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

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