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Rose Cottage, 54 Main Street, Dewartown

A Category B Listed Building in Borthwick, Midlothian

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Latitude: 55.8657 / 55°51'56"N

Longitude: -2.9953 / 2°59'43"W

OS Eastings: 337805

OS Northings: 664063

OS Grid: NT378640

Mapcode National: GBR 70JM.94

Mapcode Global: WH7V6.YTTN

Plus Code: 9C7VV283+7V

Entry Name: Rose Cottage, 54 Main Street, Dewartown

Listing Name: 54 Dewartown, Rose Cottage

Listing Date: 22 January 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 336222

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4909

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200336222

Location: Borthwick

County: Midlothian

Electoral Ward: Midlothian East

Parish: Borthwick

Traditional County: Midlothian

Tagged with: Cottage

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Earlier 19th century. Single storey; 3 bay cottage with later 20th century extensions and conservatory to rear. Tooled and squared sandstone front with polished dressings; long and short rusticated quoins.

SE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 3 bay, near symmetrical, comprising central glazed, panelled timber door with letterbox fanlight; pointed arched timber basket traceried windows to flanking bays; rubble lean to addition to outer left.

NE ELEVATION: Snecked rubble with droved dressings; 12 pane casement window to outer right of ground and 4 pane window to near centre of 1st floor; later 20th century addition to far right.

NW ELEVATION: 1991. 2 bay, harled extension advanced to left, with timber sash and case windows to ground floor and circular window set in gable; timber framed conservatory to right, with piended roof and two roof lights.

SW ELEVATION: Harled gable end to outer right, with slate roofed rubble lean to; recessed 1986 extension to centre, harled, with segmental arched timber framed windows; conservatory to outer left.

Timber sash and case windows. Graded purple/grey slate roof with lead ridges; stone skews; cast iron rainwater goods; gablehead stacks with circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1997.

Statement of Interest

Similar to No 50 Dewartown (see separate list description), but with traceried windows. Similar cottages can also be found at several of the farms in Borthwick parish.

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