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Latitude: 55.8669 / 55°52'0"N
Longitude: -2.9937 / 2°59'37"W
OS Eastings: 337907
OS Northings: 664194
OS Grid: NT379641
Mapcode National: GBR 70JL.NQ
Mapcode Global: WH7V6.ZSLQ
Entry Name: 18 Dewartown
Listing Date: 22 January 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 331216
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB793
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Midlothian East
Traditional County: Midlothian
Early 19th century. Single storey, 5 bay, rectangular plan cottage. Whitewashed tooled random rubble with polished dressings and rusticated long and short quoins (to right only).
NW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: originally 2 cottages (17 & 18). Asymmetrical, with timber panelled door offset to left in 2nd bay, flanked by two inset carved stone panels and windows to 1st and 3rd bays; window in penultimate bay to right; blind door to outer right.
NE ELEVATION: obscured by adjoining cottage.
SE ELEVATION: not seen 1997.
SW ELEVATION: obscured by adjoining cottage.
2 pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof with lead ridge; stone skews; cast iron rainwater goods; polished sandstone coped gablehead stacks with circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1997.
The carved panels either side of the door are described by J Thomas as "na?ve 18th-century neoclassical" and are thought to be purely decorative.
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