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Main Street, Paramount

A Category B Listed Building in Kelso and District, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.546 / 55°32'45"N

Longitude: -2.2867 / 2°17'12"W

OS Eastings: 382004

OS Northings: 628067

OS Grid: NT820280

Mapcode National: GBR D4G9.QR

Mapcode Global: WH8Y7.VV8R

Entry Name: Main Street, Paramount

Listing Date: 29 November 1993

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353735

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19403

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Yetholm

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Kelso and District

Parish: Yetholm

Traditional County: Roxburghshire

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Description

Dated 1875. 2-storey, 4-bay house (originally with shop at ground) forming part of irregular terrace. Coursed stugged ashlar with polished dressings; painted rubble to rear. Base and dividing band courses; pilasters dividing bays at ground floor.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: narrow doorway in bay to outer left; modern boarded door; plate glass fanlight; Tripartite shop front comprised of door at centre (now blocked as window) flanked by large windows; 4 regular windows at 1st floor above.

E (REAR) ELEVATION: advanced pitched-roof wing (probably former stables) to outer right; forestair at gable-end; openings and box dormer to S elevation. 2 single windows to house in bay to outer left.

Small-pane casement windows at ground; 12-pane lying-pane sash and case windows at 1st floor. Grey slate roof; dentilled coping to brick gablehead stacks to N and S.

Statement of Interest

Forms part of Main Street B Group extending on E side from Dunbridge House to the Plough Hotel. A building is marked on this site on the 1st edition OS Map. This appears to have been rebuilt or remodelled as a shop in 1875.

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