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Seton Court, Whim Road, Gullane

A Category B Listed Building in Dirleton, East Lothian

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Latitude: 56.0332 / 56°1'59"N

Longitude: -2.8426 / 2°50'33"W

OS Eastings: 347590

OS Northings: 682573

OS Grid: NT475825

Mapcode National: GBR 2P.RWWS

Mapcode Global: WH7TJ.9MM8

Plus Code: 9C8V25M4+7X

Entry Name: Seton Court, Whim Road, Gullane

Listing Name: Gullane, Whim Road, Seton Court

Listing Date: 7 December 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331951

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1391

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200331951

Location: Dirleton

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Parish: Dirleton

Traditional County: East Lothian

Tagged with: Bungalow

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Circa 1900. Single storey, U-plan bungalow. Pink
squared and snecked rubble.
N (COURT) ELEVATION: low asymmetrical design with
projections in re-entrant angles linked by canopy and one
forming porch; piended dormer heads to windows of side
S ELEVATION: 5-bay 2 advanced rounded angle bays to
centre and outer right with steeply pitched piend roof
linking and forming loggia below. French windows to
advanced bays and loggia. 2 bays to left with
piend-roofed rectangular projection.
Long E elevation with irregular openings. Bowed bay to
outer right with piend roof and French window.
Small-pane glazing to sash and case windows. 8-pane to
French windows, pantiled roof with red tile piended
dormers and eaves easing course. Rubble stacks.
INTERIOR: mid 18th century detailing; plasterwork ceilings.
Oak panelled doors; brass fittings. Coombed ceiling.
Marble chimneypieces.

Statement of Interest

Architects almost certainly Sydney Mitchell and Wilson.

Commissioned by a blind man, designed for his use. Stable

and cottage to N in similar style and materials. Loggia at

S fitted with modern glazing.

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