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Latitude: 55.5477 / 55°32'51"N
Longitude: -2.8412 / 2°50'28"W
OS Eastings: 347022
OS Northings: 628545
OS Grid: NT470285
Mapcode National: GBR 84L9.P3
Mapcode Global: WH7WV.BT9F
Entry Name: 13 High Street
Listing Date: 11 December 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 390365
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43761
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: Selkirkshire
Traditional County: Selkirkshire
Dated 1877 with later additions and alterations. 3-storey, 2-bay terraced tenement, commercial at ground. Bull-faced sandstone with polished ashlar dressings; whinstone rubble with stugged ashlar dressings to rear. Cill course at 1st and 2nd floors; eaves course.
SE (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Roll-moulded broad windows at ground to centre with corbels supporting fascia; bipartite window at 1st floor above with shouldered arches to lights; trefoil-headed window at 2nd floor above in gablehead breaking eaves, bipartite small windows to centre. Roll-moulded round-arched opening flanking bays at ground- door to outer left, plate glass rectangular fanlight, datestone at 1st floor; pend-opening to outer right, monogram at 1st floor.
NW ELEVATION: full-height projection to centre with further modern single storey addition linking modern 2-storey outer addition.
Plate glass timber sash and case windows to upper storeys; fixed plate glass windows at ground. Slate roof. Ashlar coped stack.
INTERIOR: not seen, 1995.
There was a building on this site in 1823. A photograph by AR Edwards from circa 1890 shows that this building has not been altered on the High Street elevation since that time.
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