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Oatfield House, Main Road, Dirleton

A Category B Listed Building in Dirleton, East Lothian

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Latitude: 56.0491 / 56°2'56"N

Longitude: -2.7794 / 2°46'45"W

OS Eastings: 351549

OS Northings: 684302

OS Grid: NT515843

Mapcode National: GBR 2R.QZFK

Mapcode Global: WH7TK.87Q0

Plus Code: 9C8V26XC+J6

Entry Name: Oatfield House, Main Road, Dirleton

Listing Name: Dirleton Village, Main Road, Oatfield

Listing Date: 7 December 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332199

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1535

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200332199

Location: Dirleton

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Parish: Dirleton

Traditional County: East Lothian

Tagged with: House

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Possibly late 18th century farmhouse, radically remodelled
and extended to 2-storey, L-plan farmhouse with single
storey wing to W of 3-bay front. Peddie and Washington
Browne added mansard attic, 1909. Modern addition at
rear. Harled rubble with painted ashlar dressings,
raised cills and rusticated quoins.
S ELEVATION: symmetrical, with pilastered doorpiece at
centre; architraved door with decorative fanlight.
Windows to flanking bays with pulvinated friezes.
Recessed (1909) 4-bay wing to W, bipartites at ground to
centre and right, and pedimented dormerheads to 1st floor
windows. Outer left bay raised as ogee-roofed
pavilion. Arched doorway at ground in raised ashlar
panel. Asymmetrical N elevation. Pavilion to outer right
bay of rubble, with doorway and windows.
12-pane glazing to sash and case windows. Slated roofs
with swept eaves to mansard. End stacks with moulded
coping, some raised.
INTERIOR: much altered on sub-division.

Statement of Interest

Farm at Outfield evident on William Forrest's 1799 map. Water

Tower in dovecot form in orchard to S. Converted stables to


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