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Latitude: 55.8155 / 55°48'55"N
Longitude: -2.2763 / 2°16'34"W
OS Eastings: 382780
OS Northings: 658063
OS Grid: NT827580
Mapcode National: GBR D1J6.Z4
Mapcode Global: WH9Y7.0392
Plus Code: 9C7VRP8F+6F
Entry Name: 6 Lintlaw Farm Cottages, Lintlaw
Listing Name: 5 and 6 Lintlaw Farm Cottages
Listing Date: 16 August 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393566
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46305
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Bunkle and Preston
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: Mid Berwickshire
Parish: Bunkle And Preston
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Earlier to mid 19th century with later additions and alterations. Pair of single storey with attic, 3-bay cottages forming symmetrical, 6-bay block; lean-to additions at rear. Harl-pointed squared and tooled cream sandstone rubble to front; tooled sandstone dressings; harl-pointed rubble to rear and E elevations; dry-dashed W elevation; dry-dashed additions at rear. Tooled quoins; tooled long and short surrounds to openings; projecting, painted cills at ground; projecting cills in gabled, wallhead dormers.
S (ENTRANCE ELEVATION: each cottage comprising step to part-glazed boarded timber door centred at ground (plate glass fanlight to No 5; 3-pane fanlight to No 6); single windows flanking at ground; single windows in surmounting dormers.
E (SIDE) ELEVATION: blind, gabled block to left; lean-to addition slightly recessed to right.
N (REAR) ELEVATION: near full-width, lean-to addition centred in each cottage; single windows in bays recessed to left and right respectively.
W (SIDE) ELEVATION: blind, gabled block to right; lean-to addition slightly recessed to left.
8-pane, vertical glazing in timber sash and case windows at ground to front; 6-pane glazing in timber sash and case dormers; modern windows at rear; rooflights. Grey slate roof; stone ridging; slate-hung dormers. Stone-coped skews; bracketed skewputts; cast-iron rainwater goods. Corniced, part brick-built ridge and apex stacks; various circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
Set to the NW of Lintlaw Farm. This symmetrical range retains architectural interest - the vertical-pane glazing and the gabled, sandstone dormers, unusually at wallhead, being particularly notable. See separate list entry for the nearby No. 10 Lintlaw Farm Cottage - originally 2 properties, built to the same design as Nos. 5 & 6.
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