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Latitude: 55.959 / 55°57'32"N
Longitude: -2.8574 / 2°51'26"W
OS Eastings: 346563
OS Northings: 674326
OS Grid: NT465743
Mapcode National: GBR 2N.XKZP
Mapcode Global: WH7TX.2HL4
Entry Name: Trabroun Steading with Dovecot
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 346244
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13194
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Tranent, Wallyford and Macmerry
Traditional County: East Lothian
Circa 1830. Remaining W rage of a formerly quadrangular steading. Central pend with tower above incorporating dovecot. 3-bay, single-storey ranges flanking, terminating in 2 advanced abys. Roughly squared and snecked rubble, grey sandstone ashlar to tower, ashlar dressings, eaves course and cornice.
TOWER AND DOVECOT: advanced central bay with depressed arched entrance pend, baorded door. 2-stage dovecot above; square ashlar base, octagonal chamber above with blind Tudor-arched windows to each face, each with3 flightholes above and cornice. Tall plygonal roof with swept eaves and finial. Single storey, 3-bay ranges flanking, terminating in advanced, 2-bay pavilions. Blind windows to right, pavilion to left in use as a cottage. Grey slates to piended roof, later rendered stack to cottage. Much altered, with modern additions at rear.
No nests remain in the dovecot. Forrest and Sharp, Greenwood and Fowlers Maps show a brewery at Trabroun.
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