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8 Bridgend, Rosecot, with Railings

A Category C Listed Building in Dalkeith, Midlothian

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Latitude: 55.897 / 55°53'49"N

Longitude: -3.0738 / 3°4'25"W

OS Eastings: 332951

OS Northings: 667615

OS Grid: NT329676

Mapcode National: GBR 60Z7.BY

Mapcode Global: WH6T1.R1HM

Entry Name: 8 Bridgend, Rosecot, with Railings

Listing Date: 30 June 1983

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 360245

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24333

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalkeith

County: Midlothian

Town: Dalkeith

Electoral Ward: Dalkeith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Early 19th century. 2-storey, 2-bay end house of irregular terrace. Random rubble, heavily repointed; W elevation rendered, lined and painted.

S (NORTH ESK) elevation: doorway in bay to right, replacement door and letterbox fanlight; window above at 1st floor. 2 tripartite windows with painted ashlar mullions at ground and 1st floors in bay to left. Low ashlar coped rubble retaining wall with decorative cast-iron railing, running S, adjoined to left.

W (EDINBURGH ROAD) ELEVATION: gabled and blank. Jamb adjoined to N elevation: door flanked by 2 windows at basement to W, with bipartite window at 1st floor to right; severely modernised house (Esk Cottage) adjoined to N gable of Jamb.

E ELVATION: mutual gable with No 6 Bridgend (see separate listing).

Modern glazing pattern in replacement windows. Coped skews, mutual to E. Shouldered gablehead stack to W, coped rendered and lined mutual stack to E. Grey slates.

Statement of Interest

B Group with Nos 2, 4 and 6 Bridgend. This building is listed because it combines with Nos 2, 4 and 6 Bridgend (see separate listings) to form an informal and picturesque grouping of buildings in a conspicuous position.

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