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Latitude: 55.9337 / 55°56'1"N
Longitude: -2.7351 / 2°44'6"W
OS Eastings: 354171
OS Northings: 671430
OS Grid: NT541714
Mapcode National: GBR 2T.Z3H7
Mapcode Global: WH7V4.Y3QY
Entry Name: West Morham Farmhouse
Listing Date: 13 May 1991
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353052
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18875
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
Complicated farmhouse of several building phases, possibly incorporating 17th century core, and certainly with earlier to mid 18th century fabric. Gabled wing added to S in 19th century, porch and pentice roofed bays to N, and gablehead to existing stairblock. Windows enlarged. Rubble, harled with rounded corners to earlier fabric; painted ashlar surrounds to 19th century openings and alterations. Walls 4'thick. N elevation: 2 E-W blocks adjoined; that to left earlier, of 3 bays with steeply pitched gable; right block of 2
bays, slightly advanced. Porch addition to outer left, linked to advanced right block by pentice-roofed in-fill. S elevation: 19th century wing projecting at outer right; earlier stairblock in re-entrant angle; bipartite inserted to left. Evidence of W block of E-W core indicated by stacks. Side elevations of E-W range with 2 bays to E, and blank to W. Plate glass sash and case windows. Grey slates. End and mutual gable stacks; thackstanes. Ashlar coping to skews of later additions.
West Morham was formerly named Morham West Mains and earlier as Morham Muir (see Armstrong's 1773 map of Haddingtonshire,and Louden).It was evidently a relatively grand establishment in the 18th century.
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