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BARNS NESS LIGHTHOUSE WITH KEEPERS' COTTAGES AND RETAINING WALLSLB1465

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
B
Date Added
18/03/1986
Local Authority
East Lothian
Planning Authority
East Lothian
Parish
Dunbar
NGR
NT 72317 77236
Coordinates
372317, 677236

Description

D A Stevenson, engineer, 1901. Tall, slightly tapering,

circular tower, rendered with long and short ashlar

dressings. Circular lantern above gallery with

triangular lattice panes and upper gallery domed top.

KEEPERS' COTTAGES: pair of single storey, falt-roofed

cottages, each 3-bay, rendered with long and short

ashlar dressings. Each house with central door and

2 windows; 4-pane glazing pattern. 3 coped stacks.

Railed retaining wall with 2 vehicle entrances each with

square, coped gatepiers.

References

Bibliography

J Hume, THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF SCOTLAND vol. 1

p116.

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