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Beechwood And Retaining Wall, High Street, Aberlady

A Category C Listed Building in Aberlady, East Lothian

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Latitude: 56.0093 / 56°0'33"N

Longitude: -2.8615 / 2°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 346382

OS Northings: 679931

OS Grid: NT463799

Mapcode National: GBR 2N.TK28

Mapcode Global: WH7TQ.07P1

Plus Code: 9C8V245Q+PC

Entry Name: Beechwood And Retaining Wall, High Street, Aberlady

Listing Name: Aberlady Main Street Beechwood and Retaining Wall

Listing Date: 27 January 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335591

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4340

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Aberlady

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Parish: Aberlady

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Mid 19th century, possibly incorporating earlier house. 2-storey with attic, 3-bay, squared and coursed stugged cream sandstone with ashlar dressings. Panelled door to centre with strip fanlight, windows flanking. 3 windows at 1st floor, high under eaves. 2 wooden gabled, canted dormers with overhanging eaves. Sash and case windows with plate glass glazing. Grey slates to steeply pitched roof, straight skew and ashlar coped to left. Low rubble ashlar coped wall enclosing front garden.

Statement of Interest

Vertical emphasis and steeply pitched roof suggest an earlier house of 18th century re-fronted with openings enlarged in mid 19th century, or possibly single storey with steeply pitched roof, as is the cottage to the left, later refaced and raised.

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