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Latitude: 55.7632 / 55°45'47"N
Longitude: -2.1081 / 2°6'29"W
OS Eastings: 393315
OS Northings: 652206
OS Grid: NT933522
Mapcode National: GBR F1QS.DX
Mapcode Global: WH9YH.LDCQ
Plus Code: 9C7VQV7R+7Q
Entry Name: Bridge, Linn Burn, Paxton House
Listing Name: Paxton House Estate, Bridge Spanning Linn Burn
Listing Date: 15 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 338527
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB6816
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Circa 1770. 3-arched bridge spanning Linn Burn. Predominantly coursed and droved pink sandstone; ashlar dressings. Large, round-arched, keystoned openings; plain voussoirs; carved busts on central keystones. Continuous string courses beneath low, coped and stepped parapets with 3 bays of finialled iron railings between steps to each side. Splayed ends with coped, square-plan piers.
Paxton House Estate A Group comprises 'Boundary Walls, Railings & Gatepiers', 'Bridge', 'Dene Cottage', 'The Dower House', 'Entrance comprising South Lodge, East Lodge, Quadrant Walls, Piers & Entrance Screen', 'Garden Cottage', 'Ice House', 'North Lodge & West Lodge', 'Paxton House', 'Walled Garden' - see separate list entries. Set within the boundaries of the INVENTORY site. An impressive bridge forming part of the main approach to Paxton House. According to the INVENTORY, it is thought to have been built between 1767 and 1776.
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