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East Cottage, East Garden Cottages, Whittingehame

A Category C Listed Building in Whittingehame, East Lothian

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Latitude: 55.9533 / 55°57'11"N

Longitude: -2.64 / 2°38'23"W

OS Eastings: 360134

OS Northings: 673547

OS Grid: NT601735

Mapcode National: GBR 2Y.XSZL

Mapcode Global: WH8W4.FM3H

Plus Code: 9C7VX936+82

Entry Name: East Cottage, East Garden Cottages, Whittingehame

Listing Name: Whittingehame, East Garden Cottages with Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 27 November 1990

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 351483

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17527

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200351483

Location: Whittingehame

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Dunbar and East Linton

Parish: Whittingehame

Traditional County: East Lothian

Tagged with: Estate cottage

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Post 1871, with W cottage pre-dating its neighbour.
Single storey and attic, semi-detached pair of 3-bay
cottages. Squared, snecked and stugged red sandstone;
ashlar margins.
N ELEVATION: W cottage set on slightly higher ground and
forward of its later partner. Each cottage with doorway
at centre, boarded door and small-pane fanlight, flanked
by windows, inner with timber casements, outer with
12-pane sash and case to outer windows. Gabled timber
dormers, with slate hanging to sides and bipartite,
small-pane casements.
OTHER ELEVATIONS: simple and unaltered. Coped skews and
skewputts. Grey-green slates to N pitch, purple to rear.
Small skylights. End and ridge corniced stacks.
BOUNDARY WALLS: rubble boundary walls with coping
broken at intervals by upright blocks, and droved,
bounding small gardens of cottage pair, on all sides.

Statement of Interest

Possibly designed by John Farquharson of Haddington who

worked on Eastfield, the home farm, circa 1875.

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