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Latitude: 55.9044 / 55°54'15"N
Longitude: -3.0726 / 3°4'21"W
OS Eastings: 333037
OS Northings: 668437
OS Grid: NT330684
Mapcode National: GBR 60Z5.L9
Mapcode Global: WH6SV.SV1H
Plus Code: 9C7RWW3G+PX
Entry Name: Hermitage, Dalkeith Park, Dalkeith House
Listing Name: Dalkeith Park, Hermitage
Listing Date: 9 March 1992
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 331982
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1414
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Dalkeith
Traditional County: Midlothian
18th century. Small barrel-vaulted chamber. Rubble.
S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: doorway, with modern timber beam below lintel.
N ELEVATION: blocked opening, with relieving arch.
INTERIOR: segmental-arched recess in wall to N. Concrete floor.
Hermitage is apparently a folly in keeping with the ideal 18th century classical landscape tradition. Dalkeith Park includes remnants of architectural features, including ashlar bridge piers and rubble wall to N of Hermitage. A Group - see DALKEITH PARK.
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