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East Saltoun, Main Street, 1, 2 and 3 Saltoun Cottages

A Category C Listed Building in Haddington and Lammermuir, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9009 / 55°54'3"N

Longitude: -2.841 / 2°50'27"W

OS Eastings: 347514

OS Northings: 667850

OS Grid: NT475678

Mapcode National: GBR 80L6.QJ

Mapcode Global: WH7V3.BYD5

Entry Name: East Saltoun, Main Street, 1, 2 and 3 Saltoun Cottages

Listing Date: 13 May 1991

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353061

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18882

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Saltoun

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir

Parish: Saltoun

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

Early 19th century, restored 1892. L-plan single storey terrace originally of 4 cottages, stepping up Main Street. Rubble with ashlar dressings. 4-pane glazing pattern to sash and case windows. Timber mullions to bipartites. Red pantiles with slate eaves easing course. Ashlar coped skews and gable end stacks; beak skewputts.

W ELEVATION: 3 identical 3-bay cottages on roadside. Each with doorway at centre in classical doorpiece breaking eaves with blocking course and tablet; door set in recessed segmental panel. Bipartite flanking to left (enlarged 1892), single window to right. 1 Main Street, to N, adjoined to cottage at right angles, formerly separate, with gable end to W, slightly advanced, having bipartite window and shield in gablehead, initialled JF. 3 bays to N, each with window.

Statement of Interest

Built as part of General Fletcher Campbell's improvement plan for East Saltoun. Restored by John Fletcher, to whom the memorial fountain opposite is dedicated.

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