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Dirleton Village, Main Road, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 Castle Mains Cottages

A Category B Listed Building in Dirleton, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0473 / 56°2'50"N

Longitude: -2.7782 / 2°46'41"W

OS Eastings: 351622

OS Northings: 684093

OS Grid: NT516840

Mapcode National: GBR 2R.R5S4

Mapcode Global: WH7TK.989F

Entry Name: Dirleton Village, Main Road, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 Castle Mains Cottages

Listing Date: 7 December 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332191

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1531

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dirleton

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

Earlier 19th century. Single storey row of 5 cottages,
with attic storey breaking eaves. Squared and snecked
rubble. Droved ashlar openings with chamfered arrises.
S ELEVATION: 10-bay. Single doorway. To outer left,
with paired doorways to 4th and 5th, and 8th and 9th
bays from left. Main roof sweeping down for porches, on
timber columns with decorative brackets and plain
balustrades. Boarded doors with decorative fittings.
Hoodmoulded bipartite windows to intervening bays. 5
gabled wallhead bipartite dormers with decorative barge
boarding and finials.
REAR ALTERATIONS: plate glass glazing to sash windows to
front 2 ridge and one end coped stacks. Slated roof with
overhanging eaves and timber brackets.

Statement of Interest

Castlemains 1 and 2 to SE, contemporary, simpler pair.

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