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Old Town, St Andrew's Cemetery with Boundary Wall, Gatepiers, Gates and Railings

A Category C Listed Building in Peebles, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6535 / 55°39'12"N

Longitude: -3.1999 / 3°11'59"W

OS Eastings: 324592

OS Northings: 640646

OS Grid: NT245406

Mapcode National: GBR 6332.A6

Mapcode Global: WH6V4.T5D9

Entry Name: Old Town, St Andrew's Cemetery with Boundary Wall, Gatepiers, Gates and Railings

Listing Date: 23 February 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 384865

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB39249

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Peebles

County: Scottish Borders

Town: Peebles

Electoral Ward: Tweeddale West

Traditional County: Peeblesshire

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Description

Various building campaigns; gravestones from later 17th century.

19th century rubble wall with saddleback ashlar coping and regular panelled piers; decorative spearhead wrought-iron railings. Square ashlar gatepiers with shallow pyramidal caps at lodge; gates to suit.

20th century wall of coursed bull-faced sandstone with saddleback ashlar coping; square coped ashlar gatepiers; wrought-iron railings and gates.

Many early gravestones, and table gravestones. Enclosures for Ballantyne family and Thorburns of Craigerne.

Statement of Interest

B Group with remains of St Andrew's Church and lodge (see separate listings).

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