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Latitude: 56.0471 / 56°2'49"N
Longitude: -2.7778 / 2°46'40"W
OS Eastings: 351647
OS Northings: 684075
OS Grid: NT516840
Mapcode National: GBR 2R.R5VD
Mapcode Global: WH7TK.98HK
Entry Name: Dirleton Village, Main Road, Vine Cottage
Listing Date: 7 December 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332118
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1500
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal
Traditional County: East Lothian
Earlier/mid 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay picturesque
Gothick detailed house with single storey extension to N.
Squared snecked rubble with random rubble. Stugged
ashlar dressings with chamfered arrises to openings.
W ELEVATION: gabled, finialled porch at centre with window
to W, panelled door to N. Timber mullioned bipartites
flanking at ground, stone mullioned at 1st floor. Gothick
dormerheads to 1st floor breaking eaves, most ornate to
centre with Y-tracery. Single storey bay to N with timber
E ELEVATION: as W with flat roofed modern extension to left.
Centre window at 1st floor blind.
N GABLE: hoodmoulded, stone mullioned bipartite at ground
to single storey advanced bay with blind pointed slit above.
Plate glass glazing to sash and case windows, and leaded
diamond glazing to casements. Slated roofs; main gables
gablet skews, consoled skewputts. Octagonal stacks
moulded at base and caps, paired on main gableheads.
Gothick decoration part of Lady Elgin period of beautifying
Dirleton, possibly added to earlier cottage. Curved retaining
hedge to W.
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