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Carberry Tower, Game Larder

A Category B Listed Building in Inveresk, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9164 / 55°54'59"N

Longitude: -3.0204 / 3°1'13"W

OS Eastings: 336319

OS Northings: 669726

OS Grid: NT363697

Mapcode National: GBR 70B0.WZ

Mapcode Global: WH7V0.KKX8

Entry Name: Carberry Tower, Game Larder

Listing Date: 27 November 1990

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 343378

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10870

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Inveresk

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Tranent, Wallyford and Macmerry

Parish: Inveresk

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Late 19th to early 20th century. Decorative timber game larder, rectangular plan. Raised circa 1' from ground on stilts. Slatted timber below cills, louvred windows with small-pane segmental panels in upper portion. Tripartite doorway on long elevation under gabled, cantilevered porch, decoratively bargeboarded, and with steps defined by timber railings; panelled door. Further doorway with simple flight of steps, on return elevation. Bracketted, overhanging, swept eaves. Grey slated piend roof with lead flashings. Louvred timber ventilator at centre with leaded pyramidal roof and finial.

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