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Latitude: 55.9125 / 55°54'45"N
Longitude: -2.9413 / 2°56'28"W
OS Eastings: 341258
OS Northings: 669224
OS Grid: NT412692
Mapcode National: GBR 70X2.0C
Mapcode Global: WH7V1.SNK8
Entry Name: High Street, Benham
Listing Date: 30 March 1992
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 351496
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17539
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
Mid 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay house, almost square in plan. stugged, squared and snecked masonry; ashlar dressings.
W ELEVATION: corniced doorway at centre; deep-set, fanlit door, windows in flanking bays and to each bay at 1st floor.
E ELEVATION: staur window at centre altered as foor and forestair added.
N ELEVATION: with door and window at ground; S elevation adjoined by earlier, lwoer house, Darneill.
6-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows. Grey slates. Late 19th century piend roofed and slate hung dormers, canted on W elevation. Ashlar coped skews and corniced end stacks. Some original cans retained.
Part of ashlar coped rubble retaining wall remains to N. Dignified example of 19th century architecture in Ormiston, a product of the time when the mining industry was flourishing.
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