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Castle Inn, Manse Road, Dirleton

A Category C Listed Building in Dirleton, East Lothian

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Latitude: 56.0456 / 56°2'44"N

Longitude: -2.7818 / 2°46'54"W

OS Eastings: 351393

OS Northings: 683914

OS Grid: NT513839

Mapcode National: GBR 2R.R4Z7

Mapcode Global: WH7TK.79KP

Plus Code: 9C8V26W9+67

Entry Name: Castle Inn, Manse Road, Dirleton

Listing Name: Dirleton Village, Manse Road, Castle Inn

Listing Date: 7 December 1988

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331870

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1339

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dirleton

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Parish: Dirleton

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Mid 19th century, 2-storey inn, raised from single-storey
1898, with single storey additions and outbuildings.
Harled rubble with painted ashlar margins.
E ELEVATION: irregular 6 bays. Advanced gabled porches to
penultimate bays with raised gablet skews and shaped
skewputts. Chamfered arrises to door and narrow slits
above. Small side windows. Simple windows to outer bays
with additional window to right of right porch at
ground. Gablet dormerheads above 5 1st floor windows,
detailed as porches. Additions to left angle.
N ELEVATION: former stable off centre to left with hayloft
opening and gablet dormerhead above. Advanced rubble gable
at right. Harled piend roofed extension to right.
Variety of glazing patterns to sash and case windows, 4-pane
glazing to E elevation. Plain raised skews to main
N and S gables. Paired diamond stacks to gable heads
with triplet to ridge. Grey slates.

Statement of Interest

Erroneous legend of William Burn's design arose from

unexecuted plans by Burn for Inn at Dirleton, 1832. His plans

at RIBA, London bear no relation to present building.

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