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Latitude: 55.8781 / 55°52'41"N
Longitude: -2.9166 / 2°54'59"W
OS Eastings: 342748
OS Northings: 665377
OS Grid: NT427653
Mapcode National: GBR 802G.CP
Mapcode Global: WH7V8.5JD3
Entry Name: Peaston Farmhouse
Listing Date: 13 May 1991
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353144
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18930
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir
Traditional County: East Lothian
Circa 1800, with 19th century additions. 2-storey, 3-bay farmhouse with 2 lower, recessed later bays to side and taller drawing room wing added at rear. Sandstone rubble with some harl pointing and droved ashlar dressings.
W ELEVATION: ashlar porch with cornice and blocking course added to original house, at centre, with doorway to side and windows on remaining elevations; windows in flanking bays and to each bay at 1st floor. Lower recessed bay to S, with simpler ashlar porch added by re-entrant angle, doorway on S side; large window flanking and 1st floor window. Still lower bay to S, with window to each floor, asymmetrically placed.
E ELEVATION: tall drawing room wing projecting from right, 2 bays deep, with bowed gable end; 2 1st floor windows; piend-roofed addition in re-entrant angle to left. Irregular smaller windows to remaining bays.
S ELEVATION: lean-to stone addition at ground to S gable.
Variety of glazing patterns; 12-and 4-pane in sash and case form, predominating. Ashlar coped skews; coped end stacks; original cans retained; purple slates.
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