History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Pear Tree House, Tyninghame

A Category B Listed Building in Dunbar and East Linton, East Lothian

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 56.0035 / 56°0'12"N

Longitude: -2.6275 / 2°37'38"W

OS Eastings: 360965

OS Northings: 679123

OS Grid: NT609791

Mapcode National: GBR 2Y.TPNT

Mapcode Global: WH8VY.MC0J

Plus Code: 9C8V293F+92

Entry Name: Pear Tree House, Tyninghame

Listing Name: Tyninghame, Main Street, Teviot Cottage and Pear Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 17 May 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 347987

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB14595

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Whitekirk and Tyninghame

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Dunbar and East Linton

Parish: Whitekirk And Tyninghame

Traditional County: East Lothian

Find accommodation in
East Linton


Circa 1840. Single storey U-plan pair of cottages with
2-storey extension at rear to N (Teviot Cottage).
Squared and snecked stugged rubble and ashlar dressings.
W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: 2 gabled porches, obliquely set
in re-entrant angles, with boarded doors and strip
fanlights. 2 windows at centre. Gables with stone
mullioned bipartites and corbelled wallhead stacks
N AND S ELEVATIONS: symmetrical with 3 windows.
E ELEVATION: blank at centre and to left with harled
pentice roofed outbuildings added. 2-storey almost
contemporary addition to outer right with ground and 1st
floor windows on S return and gable above eaves to W;
polychrome brick wallhead stack.
Lying-pane glazing pattern to sash and case windows.
Saw-tooth ashlar skews. Coped stacks. Grey slates.

Statement of Interest

Sited by village green between school and smithy group.

Formerly known as Smith's House.

B Group with Items 15-17, 28-34, 36, 37, 39.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.