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Beeswing Cottage, Lanton

A Category C Listed Building in Jedburgh, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.4876 / 55°29'15"N

Longitude: -2.6043 / 2°36'15"W

OS Eastings: 361908

OS Northings: 621703

OS Grid: NT619217

Mapcode National: GBR B47Z.ZN

Mapcode Global: WH8YG.ZB0G

Plus Code: 9C7VF9QW+37

Entry Name: Beeswing Cottage, Lanton

Listing Name: Lanton, Beeswing Cottage with Gatepiers and Garden Wall

Listing Date: 2 December 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 346516

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13384

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Jedburgh

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Jedburgh and District

Parish: Jedburgh

Traditional County: Roxburghshire

Tagged with: Cottage

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Earlier to mid 19th century with earlier outbuilding and later additions and alterations. 2-storey 3-bay house with 2 lower earlier bays to NE.

SE (FRONT) ELEVATION: squared and coursed cream and red sandstone with ashlar dressings. Main 3-bay house with decorative gabled timber 'sentry box' porch at centre; flanking windows and windows to 1st floor bays; ashlar quoins strips, band course above 1st floor and eaves. 2 lower 2-storey piend-roofed rubble bays to right with boarded door to left, window to right and window above.

SW ELEVATION: blank ruble gable with apex stack. Set back to left, roughcast 2-storey bay of rear addition.

NW ELEVATION: rubble rear of main house to right with window to 1st floor; 2-storey 2-bay dry-dashed addition to left with cat-slide roof and 2 narrow windows to each floor, to left, single storey link with glazed porch to 2-storey 2-bay range with windows to uppper bays.

NE ELEVATION: blank walls with wallhead stack and apex stack beyond. 12-pane timber sash and case windows; plate glass to rear addition; fixed small-pane to earlier bays. Stacks rebuilt with brick above thackstanes, grey slates.

INTERIOR: not seen 1992.

GATEPIERS AND GARDEN WALL: slender ashlar ball-capped pedestrian gatepiers and dry-stone wall to front.

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