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1 Rotten Row, Lauder

A Category C Listed Building in Lauder, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.7216 / 55°43'17"N

Longitude: -2.7521 / 2°45'7"W

OS Eastings: 352852

OS Northings: 647832

OS Grid: NT528478

Mapcode National: GBR 9268.ZS

Mapcode Global: WH7W3.PGN3

Plus Code: 9C7VP6CX+J5

Entry Name: 1 Rotten Row, Lauder

Listing Name: 1 the Row

Listing Date: 5 March 2001

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 382243

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB37224

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Lauder

County: Scottish Borders

Town: Lauder

Electoral Ward: Leaderdale and Melrose

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Early 19th century, altered late 19th century when attic storey added. Single storey and attic 3-bay end of terrace cottage with single storey outbuilding (possibly former cottage) attached to W. Whinstone rubble (outbuilding is harled).

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: entrance with ashlar architrave with flat consoled hood to right of centre; panelled timber door with rectangular fanlight; cast iron footscraper to left. Flanking windows (that to left may have originally been entrance to separate cottage) with gabled slated dormers above. Single storey outbuilding adjoins to left; entrance to right.

E ELEVATION: adjoins No 3 the Row.

4-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof. Pair of flanking ridge stacks with band courses; that to W is harled; that to E is of rubble with band course and round cans (and is situtated above projecting inglenook of adjacent cottage).

INTERIOR: not inspected (1998).

Statement of Interest

B Group with adjoining cottages, No 3 and No 7 The Row (see separate list descriptions) as a traditional early burgh terrace. Its later upper storey appears to be partly built on top of the remains of an early inglenook fireplace in No 3 (Category B). Prior to 1823 The Row formed part of a road which led to Thirlestane Castle and across to Norton.

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