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Gateway, Dark Walk, Dalkeith House

A Category A Listed Building in Dalkeith, Midlothian

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Latitude: 55.8975 / 55°53'51"N

Longitude: -3.0596 / 3°3'34"W

OS Eastings: 333840

OS Northings: 667660

OS Grid: NT338676

Mapcode National: GBR 7027.DR

Mapcode Global: WH6T1.Z177

Plus Code: 9C7RVWXR+25

Entry Name: Gateway, Dark Walk, Dalkeith House

Listing Name: Dalkeith Park, Dark Walk, Gateway and Walls

Listing Date: 22 January 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331980

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1412

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalkeith

County: Midlothian

Electoral Ward: Dalkeith

Parish: Dalkeith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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18th century. Depressed-arched gateway and gates; low walls adjoined to N and S of gateway, curved slightly to E, and truncated at each end.

GATEWAY: wrought-iron. Depressed arch surmounted by decorateive scroll-work. 2-leaf gates.

WALLS: rubble: flat ashlar coping. Dies flanking gateway. Tall wrought-iron spearhead railings, continuous from gateway.

Statement of Interest

The survival of ironwork of this quality is very rare. A Group - see DALKEITH PARK.

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