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Broxmouth Stable Court and Gatepiers

A Category B Listed Building in Dunbar, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.991 / 55°59'27"N

Longitude: -2.4875 / 2°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 369685

OS Northings: 677670

OS Grid: NT696776

Mapcode National: GBR ND6W.C5G

Mapcode Global: WH8W0.RPN2

Entry Name: Broxmouth Stable Court and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 17 May 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332083

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1473

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dunbar

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Dunbar and East Linton

Parish: Dunbar

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

Stable court of late 18th century, remodelled in 1841.
Red sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings and some
chamfered arrises. 2 ranges with additional cartshed,
surrounding cobbled court on falling ground to E of
house.
S RANGE: single storey range with stepped gable to W
end, partly harled. Altered and irregular openigns to N
and S elevations with regular 3-bay bothey to S at W
end. Some flagstones retained on interior, converted for
various purposes, currently used for storage only. Some
roof slates remaining.
E RANGE: 2-storey gabled range, raised from single
storey in 1841 and recently converted. Pointed Gothic
window inserted in S gable, in former semi-circular
archway now blocked with Y-traceried glazing.
COURT ELEVATION: in 3 sections. Timber lintelled
cartshed opening at centre with modern garage doors and
former hayloft door above blocked to window with
flanking windows. 2 semi-circular archways to outer
right with boarded doors and 2 windows above. Fanlit
doorway, bipartite and single window at ground level to
outer left, irregularly grouped with windows above.
REAR ELEVATION: largely blank with tall ground floor
window to right of centre and 3 small 1st floor windows.
Small-pane glazing; grey pantiles with some slates
retained on E pitch to N. Ridge and gable end stacks.
N CARTSHED: stepped ashlar single storey bay set in
rubble boundary wall with 2 semi-circular coach
openings and wide gabled projection behind to N with
single window in gable end. Segmentally arched, lower
opening flanking to left of court side. Boarded doors.

Statement of Interest

See Broxmouth Park. Listed category C(S) as complement

to House.

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