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3-4 Ivy Cottage, Easter Pencaitland

A Category C Listed Building in Pencaitland, East Lothian

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Latitude: 55.9115 / 55°54'41"N

Longitude: -2.8861 / 2°53'10"W

OS Eastings: 344705

OS Northings: 669062

OS Grid: NT447690

Mapcode National: GBR 8082.YR

Mapcode Global: WH7V2.MPV1

Plus Code: 9C7VW467+HH

Entry Name: 3-4 Ivy Cottage, Easter Pencaitland

Listing Name: Easter Pencaitland,1-4 (Inclusive) Ivy Cottage

Listing Date: 13 May 1991

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353096

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18908

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Pencaitland

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir

Parish: Pencaitland

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Later 19th century. Asymmetrical 2-storey row of 3 cottages, currently 4. Squared and snecked, tooled rubble with droved ashlar dressings; base course and chamfered reveals. N (roadside) elevation: 6 irregular bays. Paired gabled porches in bays left of centre with decorative timber columns, brackets and barge boarding and balustrade; narrow window intervening between doorways; boarded doors with strip

fanlights. Further porch and doorway in penultimate bay to

right. Remaining bays at ground floor with timber mullioned

bipartites. Narrow 1st floor window off-centre to left; 4 bipartites in flanking bays, 2 arranged under gabled bays to left, and 2 to right, each breaking eaves in gabled dormerhead. W elevation blank, with blocked 1st floor window; later single storey addition to E

elevation. Additions at rear. Small-pane casement windows and plate glass sash and case. Timber eaves brackets and kingposts to N

gables. Pantiled roofs; velux windows to rear (1990). Stone

stacks; original cans retained; Low timber railings in front of bays to right.

Statement of Interest

Similar treatment of porches used at the farm cottages, Little

Spott, Stenton parish.

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