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Mellerstain House

A Category A Listed Building in Earlston, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6441 / 55°38'38"N

Longitude: -2.5614 / 2°33'40"W

OS Eastings: 364765

OS Northings: 639095

OS Grid: NT647390

Mapcode National: GBR B3K5.8K

Mapcode Global: WH8XQ.MDJH

Entry Name: Mellerstain House

Listing Date: 9 June 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332975

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2123

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Earlston

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Leaderdale and Melrose

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Description

A unique example of the work of the Adam family. The two wings built by William Adam in 1725 and the main block by his famous son Robert about 40 years later. The interior decoration and ceilings by Robert Adam are very fine.

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