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Latitude: 55.9005 / 55°54'1"N
Longitude: -2.8397 / 2°50'22"W
OS Eastings: 347593
OS Northings: 667806
OS Grid: NT475678
Mapcode National: GBR 80M6.0P
Mapcode Global: WH7V3.CY0G
Plus Code: 9C7VW526+64
Entry Name: Manse, East Saltoun
Listing Name: East Saltoun, Saltoun Hill (Former Manse) with Gates, Gatepiers and Retaining Walls
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353071
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18886
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
Robert Burn, 1802. 3-bay, 2-storey house with slightly recessed single storet wings; 1-room deep. Squared cream rubble with grey ashlar dressings and eaves course.
W ELEVATION: 3-bays grouped towards centre; corniced and architraved doorway; 2-leaf doors and fanlight; windows in flanking bays to each bay at 1st floor. Single window to wing to right, and altered to doorway with gabled hot-house on left wing.
E ELEVATION: stair window at centre; stone mullioned tripartite windows in outer bays at ground and single windows at 1st floor. 3-light flat roofed dormers. 12-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows. Grey slates to deep pitch; ashlar skews and generous end stacks.
GATES, PIERS AND RETAINING WALLS: simple wrought-iron gates. Squared rubble piers and ashlar coped quadrant walls, leading to further retaining walls.
Former stable offices of manse lie to W along roadside, serving currently as Tithe Byre and Bygone Byre, and are not included in current listings. The Forrest map indicates that there was a manse of some standing, on or near site in 1799. It seems more probable that the present manse dates to the Burn work, possibly incorporating earlier fabric.
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