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Latitude: 56.0472 / 56°2'50"N
Longitude: -2.7784 / 2°46'42"W
OS Eastings: 351611
OS Northings: 684092
OS Grid: NT516840
Mapcode National: GBR 2R.R5R2
Mapcode Global: WH7TK.986G
Plus Code: 9C8V26WC+VM
Entry Name: 5 Castle Mains Cottages, Main Road, Dirleton
Listing Name: Dirleton Village, Main Road, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 Castle Mains Cottages
Listing Date: 7 December 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332193
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1531
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal
Traditional County: East Lothian
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.
Castlemains 1 and 2 to SE, contemporary, simpler pair.
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