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Latitude: 55.8215 / 55°49'17"N
Longitude: -2.1801 / 2°10'48"W
OS Eastings: 388812
OS Northings: 658713
OS Grid: NT888587
Mapcode National: GBR F163.TZ
Mapcode Global: WH9Y2.HY20
Plus Code: 9C7VRRC9+JX
Entry Name: Central Farm Cottage, Blackburn Farm
Listing Name: Blackburn Farm, Former Farm Cottages (Derelict)
Listing Date: 6 September 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393622
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46339
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Probably 18th century with later additions and alterations. Single storey, 8-bay, rectangular-plan range, grouped 2-3-3. Harl-pointed sandstone rubble; cream sandstone dressings. Rubble quoins; droved cream sandstone margins; timber-mullioned bipartites; projecting cills.
S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: square-headed doorway in penultimate bay to outer right; flanking bipartite windows. Square-headed doorway at centre; flanking bipartite windows. 2-leaf boarded timber garage door in penultimate bay to outer left; small boarded opening to outer left.
E (SIDE) ELEVATION: single window off-set to left of centre.
Lying-pane timber sash and case windows (glazing predominantly broken); small rooflights. Grey slate roof; stone-coped skews; cast-iron rainwater goods. Regularly spaced, corniced, brick-built ridge and apex stacks; cans missing.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
Empty 1998. It is assumed that prior to the formation of the garage opening, this range originally comprised 3 3-bay cottages, each with central entrances, like the adjacent, modernised and inhabited block (not listed).