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Lugton House, 6 Lugton Brae, Dalkeith

A Category C Listed Building in Dalkeith, Midlothian

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Latitude: 55.8979 / 55°53'52"N

Longitude: -3.0763 / 3°4'34"W

OS Eastings: 332792

OS Northings: 667716

OS Grid: NT327677

Mapcode National: GBR 60Y7.SM

Mapcode Global: WH6T1.Q08Y

Plus Code: 9C7RVWXF+4F

Entry Name: Lugton House, 6 Lugton Brae, Dalkeith

Listing Name: 6 Lugton Brae, Lugton House, with Boundary Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 9 March 1992

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332011

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1432

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalkeith

County: Midlothian

Electoral Ward: Dalkeith

Parish: Dalkeith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Early 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay house, made 4-bay by later sympathetic addition. Sandstone rubble, contrasting red sandstone to addition; S elevation squared and coursed, addition stugged ashlar; E elevation harled. Base course. lintel course at eaves level. Raised margins.

S (LUGTON BRAE) ELEVATION: modern lean-to porch at centre of original house. Later bay slightly recessed to left. Regular fenestration. Blocked basket carriage arch slightly recessed to right; window inserted at ground.

W ELEVATION: window to left at ground. Window to left and right at 1st floor. Wall extended to left beyond gable.

N ELEVATION: modern canted porch at ground, window to left and canted window, with cornice and blocking course, to right. 3 windows at 1st floor. Gabled bay advanced to right; window to left at 1st floor.

E ELEVATION: window to right at 1st floor.

12-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows; 2 and 4-pane glazing pattern in canted window. Coped skews. Gablehead stacks to W and E; former gablehead stack at junction with addition; wallhead stack to

left to N. Purple slates to S pitch of original house, grey-green slates to N pitch; grey slates to addition.

BOUNDARY WALLS AND RAILINGS: low flat coped rubble wall to S, with iron spearhead railings.

Single storey outbuilding adjoined to E elevation, lean-to on wall to E. Outbuilding to E, with half-piend roof; S elevation continuous with boundary wall.

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