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Latitude: 55.9265 / 55°55'35"N
Longitude: -3.021 / 3°1'15"W
OS Eastings: 336296
OS Northings: 670848
OS Grid: NT362708
Mapcode National: GBR 2G.ZR6V
Mapcode Global: WH7V0.K9MJ
Entry Name: Crookston Farmhouse with Retaining Walls
Listing Date: 27 November 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 343386
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10878
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Tranent, Wallyford and Macmerry
Traditional County: Midlothian
Later 19th century, 2-storey, 3-bay farmhouse with single storey service wing projecting at rear. Grey sandstone, squared and snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings.
W ELEVATION: gabled and advanced bay at centre with corniced and pilastered doorway at ground; hoodmould to 1st floor window; blind trefoil panel at apex; crowsteps and beak skewputts to gablehead. Window to each floor in flanking bays.
E ELEVATION: tall single storey, peind-roofed wing at rear with door flanked by windows under catslide to N and remaining openings altered. Outer 2-storey bays of house with window to each floor.
Side elevations blank each with single ground floor window to W.
Small-pane glazing pattern to sash and case windows.
Grey slates to piend roofs. Shouldered and corniced wallhead stacks.
RETAINING WALLS: sandstone rubble retaining walls with semi-circular coping. Simple wrought-iron gates to N.
The farmhouse turns its back on Crookstone steading to E, and stands prominently in the landscape around.
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