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2 and 4 Kirk Wynd

A Category C Listed Building in Selkirk, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5467 / 55°32'48"N

Longitude: -2.8414 / 2°50'29"W

OS Eastings: 347005

OS Northings: 628431

OS Grid: NT470284

Mapcode National: GBR 84L9.MH

Mapcode Global: WH7WV.BV56

Entry Name: 2 and 4 Kirk Wynd

Listing Date: 11 December 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 390403

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43790

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Selkirk

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Selkirkshire

Traditional County: Selkirkshire

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Description

Later 19th century with later additions and alterations. 2-storey with attic, 3-bay terraced tenement with shop at ground. Painted droved ashlar with polished ashlar at ground; painted squared and snecked whinstone at 1st floor with polished raised margins, droved ashlar tails; painted whinstone rubble to rear. Band course at lintel-height of ground floor windows.

NE (KIRK WYND) ELEVATION: regularly-disposed windows to each bay of 1st floor. Glazed door at ground to left of centre with 4-fixed-pane shop windows flanking; pedestrian pend-entrance to outer right.

SW ELEVATION: single storey addition with stairs leading to modern door to centre at 1st floor flanked by windows.

12-pane timber sash and case windows to NE. Slate roof with droved ashlar coped mutual stacks. Half-piended canted 3-light dormers to each outer bay of NE elevation. 2-pane 19th century rooflights to SW.

INTERIOR: not seen, 1996.

Statement of Interest

The site, although built upon in 1823, was unoccupied in 1858.

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