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Latitude: 55.9354 / 55°56'7"N
Longitude: -2.7135 / 2°42'48"W
OS Eastings: 355525
OS Northings: 671603
OS Grid: NT555716
Mapcode National: GBR 2V.Z2B7
Mapcode Global: WH7V5.923N
Entry Name: Morham Mains Farmhouse with Retaining Walls
Listing Date: 13 May 1991
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353043
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18867
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
Circa 1840. Substantial 2-storey, rectangular-plan farmhouse with classical frontage. Rubble red sandstone with ashlar dressings to sides and rear; cream ashlar S front with base and cill course, cornice and blocking course. S elevation: 3 widely spaced bays. Centre bay
slightly advanced with corniced and pilastered doorpiece, round arched doorway with deep-set door and decorative fanlight; flanking bays at ground with large windows; smaller windows to each bay at 1st floor. E and W elevations: 3-bay; 2-bays to S slightly advanced with ground floor window to right and 2 1st floor windows; bay to N with doorway and windows on W elevation, and modern window inserted at ground in E elevation. N elevation: 5-bay. Irregular bays at ground with doorway
to left, altered, flanked by window; piend-roofed outbuilding projecting at right, flanking larger window. 1st floor bays regular, comprised of round arched stair window at centre, flanked by windows in each
bay. 12-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows. Grey slates to piend roof. Corniced stacks. Retaining wall: rubble retaining wall adjoined to house.
Morham Loanhead (listed separately) was probably the original farmhouse.