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Latitude: 55.548 / 55°32'52"N
Longitude: -2.2873 / 2°17'14"W
OS Eastings: 381972
OS Northings: 628292
OS Grid: NT819282
Mapcode National: GBR D4G9.M0
Mapcode Global: WH8Y7.VT06
Entry Name: Kelso Road, Yetholm Hall Including Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 29 November 1993
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353784
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19446
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: Kelso and District
Traditional County: Roxburghshire
Early 19th century. 2-storey with basement to rear, 3-bay symmetrical T-plan villa. Whinstone rubble with ashlar sandstone dressings and S elevation. Base course; cill course at 1st floor; eaves cornice and blocking course; giant pilasters flanking central bay and pilastered quoins; long and short quoins to sides and rear.
S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: steps up to architraved doorway in advanced central bay; bracketted cornice above; boarded door; 3-pane fanlight; single window at 1st floor; blank stone tablet over blocking course. Single windows in 1st and 3rd bays.
N (REAR) ELEVATION: 3-bay. Advanced central block, forming part of boundary wall; window at 1st floor; 2 windows at ground and 1 at 1st floor to left return; window at ground to right return. Windows at ground and 1st floor in bays to outer left and right.
E AND W ELEVATIONS: single window at ground.
12-pane sash and case windows. Grey slate piend and platform roof;
2 ridge stacks with 5 polygonal flues each; moulded octagonal cans. INTERIOR: not seen 1991. BOUNDARY WALLS: high coped whinstone rubble boundary walls with remains of harling to street; pedestrain gateway; low quadrant walls to drive.
The former stables to the E have been altered to residential accommodation, and are not including in the listing. The house appears to have been owned by the Boyds of Cherrytrees, but rented out. The Rev Baird, who was the driving force behind the building of the new church, lived at Yetholm Hall whilst the manse was being renovated in 1831.
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