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Garden House, Carlekemp House, Abbotsford Place, North Berwick

A Category B Listed Building in Dirleton, East Lothian

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Latitude: 56.0588 / 56°3'31"N

Longitude: -2.7478 / 2°44'52"W

OS Eastings: 353528

OS Northings: 685359

OS Grid: NT535853

Mapcode National: GBR 2T.Q6M3

Mapcode Global: WH7TC.RZQ3

Plus Code: 9C8V3752+GV

Entry Name: Garden House, Carlekemp House, Abbotsford Place, North Berwick

Listing Name: North Berwick, Abbotsford Road, Carlekemp Engine Cottage

Listing Date: 7 December 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331933

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1377

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dirleton

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Parish: Dirleton

Traditional County: East Lothian

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John Kinross, RSA, 1898. 2-storey, rectangular plan,
gabled engine cottage sited on falling ground, away from
Carlekemp through plantation. Squared and snecked
Rattlebag rubble; ashlar dressings; applied timber
framing to jettied 1st floor. Moulded margins and
W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: doorway at left in ogival,
moulded surround. Tripartite at centre and small light to
right. 2 altered 1st floor windows.
N AND S GABLES: bipartite at ground to N. 4-light
windows in gableheads with embossed lead panels above
with quatrefoil details. Lead-paned sash and case
Modern porch addition to left of E elevation.
Glazing patterns altered, and 1st floor windows to E and
W. Overhanging eaves to Westmoreland slate roof. Stack
added. Timber barge boarding.

Statement of Interest

Bears similarities with Kinross's Boathouse, Manderston,

Berwickshire some years before. See Carlekemp, listed


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