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Duns Castle Estate Gardener's Cottage

A Category C Listed Building in Duns, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.7805 / 55°46'49"N

Longitude: -2.3633 / 2°21'47"W

OS Eastings: 377309

OS Northings: 654187

OS Grid: NT773541

Mapcode National: GBR C1YL.4P

Mapcode Global: WH8X1.NZT0

Plus Code: 9C7VQJJP+5M

Entry Name: Duns Castle Estate Gardener's Cottage

Listing Name: Duns Castle Estate, Gardener's Cottage

Listing Date: 6 February 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389014

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB42492

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200389014

Location: Duns

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Mid Berwickshire

Parish: Duns

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Mid 19th century with later alterations. Single storey, with attic, 3-bay house. Harled with ashlar dressings. Base course.

S ELEVATION: boarded door to centre with rectangular glazed section at top. Bipartite window at ground of flanking bays, dormer windows at 1st floor breaking eaves.

N ELEVATION: monopitch single storey addition to centre.

4- and 12-pane timber sash and case windows. Slate roof with exposed rafters to W and E. Brick gablehead stacks.

INTERIOR: not seen, 1995.

Statement of Interest

The cottage is sited to the W of the walled garden which is part of the Duns Castle estate. It appears on the 1857 OS map. The maps up until this are not of a scale to allow individual cottages to be seen.

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