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Latitude: 55.8672 / 55°52'1"N
Longitude: -2.9935 / 2°59'36"W
OS Eastings: 337920
OS Northings: 664222
OS Grid: NT379642
Mapcode National: GBR 70JL.PM
Mapcode Global: WH7V6.ZSPJ
Entry Name: 20 Dewartown, Time Cottage
Listing Date: 22 January 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 331217
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB794
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Midlothian East
Traditional County: Midlothian
Dated 1783. Single storey, 5 bay, rectangular plan cottage. Random rubble sandstone with dressings built up in cement.
NW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: asymmetrical, comprising boarded timber door in penultimate bay to right, with tooled name panel which reads "TIME COTTAGE 1783" breaking eaves; altered fenestration to remaining bays; small 8 pane window to outer left.
NE ELEVATION: not seen 1997.
SW ELEVATION: obscured by adjoining cottage.
SE ELEVATION: not seen 1997.
Predominantly 12 pane timber sash and case windows with red tiled cills. Red pantiled roof with terracotta ridge; stone skews; cast iron rainwater goods; coped red brick gablehead stack shared with cottage to right; coped polished sandstone gablehead stack to left; circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1997.
According to the New Statistical Account this was originally a linear village with plantations on the opposite side of the road which have since been replaced by dwelling houses.
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