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Main Street, Througburn

A Category C Listed Building in Ormiston, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9132 / 55°54'47"N

Longitude: -2.9365 / 2°56'11"W

OS Eastings: 341557

OS Northings: 669298

OS Grid: NT415692

Mapcode National: GBR 70Y2.13

Mapcode Global: WH7V1.VMVQ

Entry Name: Main Street, Througburn

Listing Date: 30 March 1992

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353313

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19060

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ormiston

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir

Parish: Ormiston

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

17th century house, substantially altered in 18th century and modern times. Bull-faced render to N elevation with cement rendered margins; rendered side and rear; base course. Cellar above ground and single storey above.

Tall round arched doorway at centre of 3-bay N elevation, with semi-circular fanlight, leading to internal stair to main floor; blinded 6-pane windows flanking to cellar, widely spaced; modern, concrete mullioned bipartites under eaves, grouped more closely towards centre.

Blank side elevation to Cross Loan; W side elevation adjoined to Old Schoolhouse. Rear elevation with porch addition and altered windows.

Sash and case windows to main floor with 3 vertical-pane upper sashed, plate glass lower. End stacks. Scrolled skewputts to N elevation. Pantiles.

Statement of Interest

Apparently began as an Inn, with beds below, in 4' high cellar floor, currently used for storage. Gable walls are 31' 3" thick.

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