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Gardener's Cottage, Dalmeny House, Edinburgh

A Category C Listed Building in Almond, Edinburgh

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Latitude: 55.9874 / 55°59'14"N

Longitude: -3.3416 / 3°20'29"W

OS Eastings: 316395

OS Northings: 677970

OS Grid: NT163779

Mapcode National: GBR 22.VZ2N

Mapcode Global: WH6SB.MRYV

Plus Code: 9C7RXMP5+X8

Entry Name: Gardener's Cottage, Dalmeny House, Edinburgh

Listing Name: Dalmeny House, Gardener's Cottage, Including Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 26 March 1998

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 392321

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB45437

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200392321

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Almond

Traditional County: West Lothian

Tagged with: Cottage

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Mid to late 19th century. Single storey with wallhead raised to include attic, 3-bay, symmetrical house. Squared, coursed rubble, with droved and polished dressings to principal elevation, with harled sides and rear. Pendant brackets to block cornice. Margined windows with chamfered arrises, quoin strips chamfered at ground.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 3-bay, recessed and splayed door at centre, flanked by single windows, with piend-roofed, slate hung timber dormers aligned above in outer bays.

W ELEVATION: single windows at outer right and outer left.

N ELEVATION: door with window to left, flanked by windows, with boundary wall at NW angle. Skylights to roof.

E ELEVATION: single window at near centre to ground floor, with single window to outer right above.

Variety of modern small-pane timber windows and traditional sash and case windows; graded grey slate roof, gablehead stacks, coped, with circular cans; cast-iron rainwater goods.

BOUNDARY WALLS: random rubble, coped; linking house to outhouses at rear; random rubble outhouses with window at centre, flanked by doors; buttress to E.

Statement of Interest

A Group with Dalmeny House, including Barnbougle Castle, Barnbougle Gate Lodge, Dalmeny House Boundary Wall, Chapel Gate Lodge, East Craigie Farmhouse, East Craigie Gate Lodge, Edinburgh Gate Lodge, Dalmeny House Home Farm, Dalmeny House Home Farm Laundry, Leuchold, Leuchold Gate Lodge, Longcraig Gate Lodge, 1, 2, 3 and 4 Long Green, Newhalls Gate Lodge, Dalmeny House Stable Block and Dalmeny House Walled Garden (see separate listings).

The coursing in the stonework indicates that the cottage has been raised from single storey to single storey with attic, probably in the earlier 20th century.

The gardener's cottage is listed for its position next to the walled garden (see separate listing), and is situated near to Dalmeny House (see separate listing).

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