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Barns House

A Category B Listed Building in Tweeddale West, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6404 / 55°38'25"N

Longitude: -3.2466 / 3°14'47"W

OS Eastings: 321628

OS Northings: 639246

OS Grid: NT216392

Mapcode National: GBR 53R6.XW

Mapcode Global: WH6V4.3H8B

Entry Name: Barns House

Listing Date: 23 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 348924

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15361

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Manor

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Tweeddale West

Parish: Manor

Traditional County: Peeblesshire

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Description

Small Georgian mansion on the south bank of the Tweed, erected by James Burnet of Barns between 1773 and 1780 and replacing an earlier house. Harled, quoins, 2-storeys on sunk basement with railed area; centre pediment topped by 3 ornamental urn finials, piended roof; porch has

4 Ionic columns. At the back is a centre bowed projection carried up

full height and the basement is exposed as a ground floor. A lower wing has been added at the side.

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