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Latitude: 55.9621 / 55°57'43"N
Longitude: -2.9206 / 2°55'14"W
OS Eastings: 342622
OS Northings: 674729
OS Grid: NT426747
Mapcode National: GBR 2L.X9T5
Mapcode Global: WH7TW.3DHP
Entry Name: St Germains Coach House
Listing Date: 30 March 1992
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353333
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19072
Building Class: Cultural
County: East Lothian
Electoral Ward: Preston, Seton and Gosford
Traditional County: East Lothian
Late 18th century. 2-storey 5-bay classical coach house with single storey lean-to wings. Cream sandstone ashlar frontage, roughly squared and coursed at sides and rear with ashlar dressings. Base course, band course and moulded cornice.
N ELEVATION: 3 centre bays advanced and set under steep pediment with blinded oculus, breaking eaves; arcaded ground floor; windows to each bay at each floor, square at 1st.
S ELEVATION: 3-bay. Boldly pedimented and architraved door at centre; panelled door. Depressed carriage arches flanking, blocked as windows. 3 square 1st floor windows.
Single storey side additions of 2 different dates, comprised of coped walls to N elevation, 1 in rubble, 1 in ashlar, each with windows; modern lean-tos to S. 1st floor windows inserted later in main coach house, breaking eaves in swept dormerheads.
Small-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows; grey slates to piend roof.
The unpretentious dignity of the design could be attributed to the artisan-classical style employed. For further information on St Germains, see St Germains House. B Group with House, Cottage and Dovecot.
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