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Latitude: 55.9522 / 55°57'7"N
Longitude: -2.9709 / 2°58'15"W
OS Eastings: 339468
OS Northings: 673662
OS Grid: NT394736
Mapcode National: GBR 2J.Y4HD
Mapcode Global: WH7TV.BNJC
Entry Name: Bankton House Garden House/Dovecot
Listing Date: 30 March 1992
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 351508
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17548
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Tranent, Wallyford and Macmerry
Traditional County: East Lothian
Probably 18th century. Square plan 2-stage garden house and dovecot, originally 1 of 2 adjoined to N angles of walled garden to S of Bankton House. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, string course and coping; brick repairs. Adjoined at SW corner to Bankton Steading, and sited to W of Bankton House. Door at centre to W elevation, and to upper stage to right, formerly approached by stone rampart. Further door to E elevation. Apparently flat-roofed, with string course acting as cornice to parapet. Interior not seen (1989) containing nesting boxes.
Bankton House and Colonel Gardiner's Monument are listed separtely above.
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