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No. 11 And No. 12, West Fenton Cottages

A Category B Listed Building in Dirleton, East Lothian

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Latitude: 56.0266 / 56°1'35"N

Longitude: -2.8034 / 2°48'12"W

OS Eastings: 350024

OS Northings: 681809

OS Grid: NT500818

Mapcode National: GBR 2R.S63Y

Mapcode Global: WH7TJ.XS6B

Plus Code: 9C8V25GW+JJ

Entry Name: No. 11 And No. 12, West Fenton Cottages

Listing Name: 1 and 2, 11 and 12 West Fenton Cottages with Retaining Wall

Listing Date: 7 December 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331964

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1402

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dirleton

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Parish: Dirleton

Traditional County: East Lothian

Tagged with: Cottage

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Later 19th century. 2 single storey symmetrical pairs of
gabled farm cottages.
Squared and snecked rubble with droved ashlar dressings
and chamfered arrises to openings.
S ELEVATIONS: 5-bay. Bipartites at centre and outer
bays. Gabled porches to 2nd and 4th bays with timber
columns, decorative brackets and barge boarding.
Timber railings.
N ELEVATIONS: rear gabled bay projecting at centre
flanked by recessed door and window bays.
Small-pane modern doors with fanlights. Plate glass
glazing to sash and case windows, with 4-pane to single
lights of No 12. Timber eaves brackets to overhanging
eaves. Slate roofs chamfered arrises and coping to small
Rubble coped rubble retaining walls to S, E and W.

Statement of Interest

Similar farm cottage design used at Castlemains, Dirleton and

Fenton Barns, listed separately. West Fenton farm to NW.

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