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Lilliesleaf Village, Viola Cottage

A Category C Listed Building in Lilliesleaf, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.5185 / 55°31'6"N

Longitude: -2.7363 / 2°44'10"W

OS Eastings: 353603

OS Northings: 625215

OS Grid: NT536252

Mapcode National: GBR 94BM.DL

Mapcode Global: WH7X2.YK4B

Entry Name: Lilliesleaf Village, Viola Cottage

Listing Date: 23 June 2003

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 340278

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8200

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Lilliesleaf

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Selkirkshire

Traditional County: Roxburghshire

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Late 18th to early 19th century. Single storey and attic (breaking eaves), 3-bay cottage in irregular terrace. Harled with stone margins.

NW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Centre bay with steps up small timber porch and boarded timber door, windows in flanking bays and 3 pedimented dormer windows breaking eaves above.

Plate glass glazing in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with cans, some polygonal. Plain narrow bargeboarding.

Statement of Interest

Formerly known as 'Barnlee'. Groome says that 'Lilliesleaf is among the prettiest of Border villages' with a variety of thatched and slated cottages interspersed with 'new villas'.

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