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Old Town, Hay Lodge Park Gatepiers, Gates, Boundary Walls and Ice House

A Category C Listed Building in Peebles, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6522 / 55°39'7"N

Longitude: -3.199 / 3°11'56"W

OS Eastings: 324647

OS Northings: 640502

OS Grid: NT246405

Mapcode National: GBR 6332.6P

Mapcode Global: WH6V4.T6V9

Entry Name: Old Town, Hay Lodge Park Gatepiers, Gates, Boundary Walls and Ice House

Listing Date: 1 March 1978

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 384863

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB39247

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Peebles

County: Scottish Borders

Town: Peebles

Electoral Ward: Tweeddale West

Traditional County: Peeblesshire

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Description

GATEPIERS AND GATES AT W END OF OLD TOWN: Burgh Surveyors Office, circa 1930. Rusticated cream sandstone ashlar square gatepiers with fluted frieze, cornice and large ball finials. Wrought-iron gates.

BOUNDARY WALLS: coursed bull-faced sandstone low walls with saddleback ashlar coping flank gates. Rubble boundary wall to road with boulder coping.

ICE HOUSE: rubble whinstone. Built into S facing slope on N bank of River Tweed; droved ashlar dwarf doorcase (1 jamb arris roll-moulded) to E gives on to small vaulted room.

Statement of Interest

The ice house obviously once served Hay Lodge.

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