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Latitude: 55.8695 / 55°52'10"N
Longitude: -3.5269 / 3°31'36"W
OS Eastings: 304548
OS Northings: 665086
OS Grid: NT045650
Mapcode National: GBR 30TK.7T
Mapcode Global: WH5RP.SQQR
Entry Name: Bellsquarry, 30 Calder Road with Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 30 June 1997
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 391172
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44584
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Mid Calder
County: West Lothian
Electoral Ward: Livingston South
Parish: Mid Calder
Traditional County: Midlothian
Early to earlier 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay gabled cottage in continuous terraced run with 2-bay former smithy workshop. Squared and snecked sandstone.
SE ELEVATION: 3 widely spaced bays, door to centre with later canopy; windows in flanking bays. 2-bay smithy to left with window to each bay. Later Lean-to extension to rear. Timber sash and case windows with 4-pane glazing pattern. Steeply pitched roof with red pantiles and slate eaves easing course. Ridge and gablehead ashlar stacks to cottage.
INTERIOR: decorative cast-iron horseshoe grate.
BOUNDARY WALLS: low rubble wall to front garden with semi-circular coping, curving round to taller square coped wall with pedestrian gate.
Prominently sited in centre of Bellsquarry on principal thoroughfare. The steep pitch of the roof suggests a possibly earlier date than that cautiously given here.
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