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Lempockwells Farmhouse

A Category B Listed Building in Pencaitland, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8971 / 55°53'49"N

Longitude: -2.883 / 2°52'58"W

OS Eastings: 344882

OS Northings: 667458

OS Grid: NT448674

Mapcode National: GBR 8097.NX

Mapcode Global: WH7V8.P1CK

Entry Name: Lempockwells Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 May 1991

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353122

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18926

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Pencaitland

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir

Parish: Pencaitland

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

Earlier 19th century, probably incorporating earlier fabric. L-plan 2-storey farmhouse with basement to gabled N jamb. Red sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; eaves course. S elevation: base course. 3 symmetrical bays. Corniced door with moulded surround at

centre; decorative fanlight. Tall windows in flanking bays at

ground. Window to each bay at 1st floor. French door in W return elevation. E elevation: 4 almost symmetrical bays, 2 at centre grouped closely, window to each bay at each floor. N elevation of N jamb with basement door and window to 1st and 2nd floor at left. Lean-to porch and outbuildings in re-entrant angle, 3 doors and 2 windows. 12-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows. End stacks. Grey slates

to piended and pitched roof. Garden walls: ashlar coped high rubble walls to garden to W of house, with 2 serpentine quadrants adjoined to W elevation; currently closed at W by modern farm buildings. Gatepiers:

2 square ashlar corniced gatepiers to drive, with ball finials.

Statement of Interest

Lempockwells steading to N, not included in current listings, but posseses a notable (though adapted) cartshed and granary, piend-roofed and pantiled.

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