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Latitude: 55.5663 / 55°33'58"N
Longitude: -2.7084 / 2°42'30"W
OS Eastings: 355422
OS Northings: 630520
OS Grid: NT554305
Mapcode National: GBR 94J2.FG
Mapcode Global: WH7WX.CCJ4
Entry Name: Bowden, Schoolhouse Including Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 23 June 2003
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330201
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB23
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: Selkirkshire
Traditional County: Roxburghshire
Dated 1861, possibly incorporating earlier fabric. 2-storey, 3-bay rectangular-plan former schoolhouse. Roughly coursed squared rubble with ashlar dressings.
N ELEVATION: symmetrical. Centre bay with corniced door (altered to window), windows in flanking bays and regular fenestration close to eaves at first floor.
S ELEVATION: rear elevation, detail obscured by boundary wall..
E ELEVATION: blank gabled elevation with dominant gablehead stack and high boundary wall abutting at outer left.
W ELEVATION: as E elevation but with gate at outer right adjoining boundary wall.
4- and 12-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with full complement of cans, some polygonal. Ashlar-coped skews.
BOUNDARY WALLS: high rubble boundary walls, that to W semicircular-coped.