Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
East Lothian
Planning Authority
East Lothian
Whitekirk And Tyninghame
NT 60950 79458
360950, 679458


1890. 2-storey L-plan cottage ornee with 1st floor breaking eaves and with lower 2-storey rear projection. Red brick. Lancet windows. S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: 3 irregular bays, outer left gabled and advanced. Gabled porch set in re-entrant angle at centre with decorative timber barge-boarding, Kingpost and herring bone boarding and gnarled tree trunk columns and lintel. Panelled door with 3-pane fanlight. Bipartites to outer right at ground and breaking eaves in gabled dormerhead with decorative barge boarding and Kingpost. Tripartite at ground to advanced left bay with bipartite in gable head above with decorative barge boarding as dormerhead. N (REAR) ELEVATION: piend-roofed single storey projection off-centre to right. 1 lancet window to each gable. Diamond-pane glazing pattern to casement windows of lancets; 4-pane and 6-pane to rear rectangular sash and case windows. Timber eaves brackets and decorative barge boarding with kingposts to all gable heads. Brick gable end stacks with moulded coping and original clay cans. Slate roof with clay ridge tiles. Skylights at rear.

Statement of Special Interest

Late instance of cottage ornee design for Victorian

period. Similar porch adjoined to timber cottage at 13

High Street, Belhaven.



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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.

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