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Latitude: 55.9115 / 55°54'41"N
Longitude: -2.8933 / 2°53'35"W
OS Eastings: 344257
OS Northings: 669070
OS Grid: NT442690
Mapcode National: GBR 8072.DR
Mapcode Global: WH7V2.JPG1
Plus Code: 9C7VW464+HM
Entry Name: Pencaitland House, Easter Pencaitland
Listing Name: Easter Pencaitland, Old Penkaet House with Outbuildings, Gatepiers, Gates and Retaining Walls
Listing Date: 5 February 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353097
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18909
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
The partner pavilion , Penkaet House, is listed separately; the different names for the residence serve only to differentiate; they were both designed by James Hamilton and at the same time. The House itself was also by Hamilton, possibly incorporating earlier fabric.The simple form of the gates and earlier, weathered state of the gatepiers, suggest that they are not those from Bloxholm Castle mentioned in the inventory and by Whitehead. It is probable that they were brought from somewhere else again, while those from Bloxholm were moved to the South Lodge of Winton House, close by to the E, where later piers were erected to support them, probably earlier in the 20th century. See separate listing.
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