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Latitude: 55.9132 / 55°54'47"N
Longitude: -2.9367 / 2°56'12"W
OS Eastings: 341543
OS Northings: 669294
OS Grid: NT415692
Mapcode National: GBR 70Y2.04
Mapcode Global: WH7V1.VMQR
Entry Name: Main Street, Old Schoolhouse
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 351518
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17558
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
Later 18th century. 2-storey, 3-bay house with tall single storey later addition. Harled with painted ashlar margins.
N ELEVATION: 3 widely spaced bays; doorway at centre with shallow painted pediment lintel; panelled door with small-pane fanlight.
Windows in flanking bays and to each bay at 1st floor. Small attic window on W elevation. Additional bay to outer left with door and window, adjoining schoolhouse with neighbouring property. Throughburn. Later school room adjoined to right. Additions to rear elevation.
12-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows. Steeply pitched gables; ashlar coped skews and generous end stacks. Grey slates.
The Old Schoolhouse formerly served as school and schoolmaster's house until the adjoining schoolroom was built. It provides an excellent example of the calibre of houses intended by John Cockburn's plan for the village.
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