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WEST BARNS INNLB1481

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
B
Date Added
17/05/1989
Local Authority
East Lothian
Planning Authority
East Lothian
Parish
Dunbar
NGR
NT 65474 78148
Coordinates
365474, 678148

Description

Late 18th century. Inn on a rambling plan, comprised of

4 converted houses along the main street. Main block

of 2-storeys and 3 regular bays, flanked by 2 slightly

recessed blocks, joined at an oblique angle, of 3

irregular bays to left block and 2 equally irregular to

the right; outer right cottage of 2 bays, single storey

with low eaves. Main block rendered and lined as ashlar,

those flanking harled; painted margins; red rubble

sandstone to rear.

Variety of openings and glazing patterns. 2-leaf door to

left bay of main block, and narrower door to left of

flanking block to right. Pend formed in outer right bay

of single storey cottage. 12-pane glazing predominating

at 1st floor, with plate glass at ground. Doorway of

outer left house, blocked as window.

N (REAR) ELEVATION: irregular and altered with single

storey extensions to main and left blocks.

Pantile roofs; harled, mutual gable stacks.

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