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Pear Tree House, Tyninghame

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

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Coordinates

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

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Description

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
above.
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.

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