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Friars Yard, Friarsgat, Jedburgh

A Category C Listed Building in Jedburgh, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.4806 / 55°28'50"N

Longitude: -2.5543 / 2°33'15"W

OS Eastings: 365066

OS Northings: 620898

OS Grid: NT650208

Mapcode National: GBR B5L2.T5

Mapcode Global: WH8YH.QHWT

Plus Code: 9C7VFCJW+77

Entry Name: Friars Yard, Friarsgat, Jedburgh

Listing Name: Friarsgate, Friars Yard with Boundary Walls, Gatepiers and Railings

Listing Date: 23 March 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 380125

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB35531

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200380125

Location: Jedburgh

County: Scottish Borders

Town: Jedburgh

Electoral Ward: Jedburgh and District

Traditional County: Roxburghshire

Tagged with: Caretaker's house Caretaker's house

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Late 19th century. 2-storey 3-bay cream sand-stone rubble house attached to primary school on lower ground to SE. Stugged ashlar dressings. Base course; band course above ground floor. S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: symmetrical; steps to panelled door at centre with rectangular fanlight; window above under eaves; bipartite windows to each floor of flanking bays; gabled dormerheads.

W (FRIARSGATE) ELEVATION: 3 irregular bays; to left, bipartite window at ground with single window and gabled dormerhead above; gable to right with windows to both floors of left bay, right bay blank; gablehead stack. To outer left single storey flat-roofed porch with panelled door and letterbox fanlight.

N ELEVATION: advanced gable to right with porch attached at ground; gablehead stack; windows to yard at ground.

E ELEVATION: advanced gable to left, gablehead stack. Largely masked by school attached at ground.

Timber sash and case windows; plate glass to S, otherwise 4-pane. Grey slates; moulded bargeboards to gables. Ashlar coped stacks with original octagonal cans. Cast-iron downpipes.

BOUNDARY WALL: rubble wall with ashlar saddlebank coping and wrought-iron railings.

Statement of Interest

Former teacher's or janitor's house attached to primary school (see separate listing for Jedburgh Grammar School, High Street).

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