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Carrington, Main Street, 3 Carrington Mains Cottages

A Category C Listed Building in Carrington, Midlothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.833 / 55°49'58"N

Longitude: -3.0902 / 3°5'24"W

OS Eastings: 331812

OS Northings: 660513

OS Grid: NT318605

Mapcode National: GBR 60VZ.SV

Mapcode Global: WH6T7.HNQ6

Entry Name: Carrington, Main Street, 3 Carrington Mains Cottages

Listing Date: 22 January 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331063

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB681

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Carrington

County: Midlothian

Electoral Ward: Midlothian South

Parish: Carrington

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Early 19th century. Single storey, 6-bay, rectangular-plan cottage with later alterations. Tooled, snecked pink sandstone rubble with broached dressings. Projecting cills; long and short quoins to E of N elevation.

N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: asymmetrical; 2 8-pane windows to central bays; boarded timber door to penultimate bay to right; window to each remaining bay.

W ELEVATION: asymmetrical; window off-centre to right.

S ELEVATION: not seen 1998.

E ELEVATION: harled; blank.

Predominantly 12-pane timber sash and case windows. Red pantiled roof with slate easing course; stone skew to W gable. Coped sandstone gablehead stack to W, 2 harled, coped modern ridge stacks; circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

Statement of Interest

B Group with Carrington Village, Nos. 1, 2, 4 Carrington Mains Cottages, Carrington Mains Steading and Carrington Mains Farmhouse (see separate listings). Carrington Village was built to serve Carrington Mains (see separate listing) which is part of Rosebery Estate.

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