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Latitude: 55.9872 / 55°59'13"N
Longitude: -2.4921 / 2°29'31"W
OS Eastings: 369396
OS Northings: 677247
OS Grid: NT693772
Mapcode National: GBR ND6W.P1R
Mapcode Global: WH8W0.PSH0
Entry Name: Broxburn, Thistle Inn
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332078
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1469
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Dunbar and East Linton
Traditional County: East Lothian
Late 18th century. 3-bay, 2-storey and attic gabled inn.
Red sandstone rubble now with rough harling, and ashlar
S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: ashlar porch added later with
roll-moulded doorway and piended slab roof. Strip
fanlight and 2-leaf boarded doors. Low cills to flanking
windows. 3 1st floor windows.
N (REAR) ELEVATION: lean-to extension.
E GABLE: 1 window to ground floor at right and 1 at 1st
floor to left, with small attic window off-centre left.
W GABLE: openings mirroring E gable with ground floor
window lowered to French door.
12-pane glazing pattern to sash and case windows (1987).
Raised skews; gable end stacks with thackstanes. Grey
INTERIOR: Scotch pine woodwork and panelled interior
Rubble coped rubble retaining wall to S by road and
falling ground to N.
Ruinous stable and cottage in L-plan sited on falling
ground to E of inn, formerly serving coaching parties on
London to Edinburgh route, no longer of special
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