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135-137 High Street, Dalkeith

A Category B Listed Building in Dalkeith, Midlothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8958 / 55°53'45"N

Longitude: -3.0683 / 3°4'5"W

OS Eastings: 333290

OS Northings: 667484

OS Grid: NT332674

Mapcode National: GBR 7008.JB

Mapcode Global: WH6T1.V22H

Plus Code: 9C7RVWWJ+8M

Entry Name: 135-137 High Street, Dalkeith

Listing Name: 135 and 137 High Street

Listing Date: 18 October 1976

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 360324

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24401

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalkeith

County: Midlothian

Town: Dalkeith

Electoral Ward: Dalkeith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Description

Earlier 19th century. 3-storey and attic, 4-bay tenement with piend-roofed stair tower at rear. Variegated pink and cream finely droved ashlar to E elevation, painted at ground floor; remaining elevations harled. Base course. Band course between ground and first floors. Eaves cornice and blocking course. Raised cills.

E (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: pend (now glazed) in right bay; 2-leaf and fanlit door flanked by 2 multi-pane windows out-of-line to left.

Regular fenestration at ground and 1st floors.

W ELEVATION: 3-bay. Square stair tower projecting at centre, with door to left return and 3 stair windows to W. Regular fenestration to flanking bays except blank at ground floor to left.

N ELEVATION: modern glazed door in later opening to left. 4 irregulary disposed windows.

S ELEVATION: blank above and beyond gable of adjoining building, Nos 131 and 133 High Street (see separate listing).

Largely 12-pane glazing pattern in sash and case windows. Steeply pitched grey slate roof. Coped skews. Harled gablehead stacks. 2 piended slate-hung dormer windows to each pitch, all canted except right dormer on W pitch.

Statement of Interest

B Group with Nos 131 and 133 High Street.

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