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Latitude: 55.7971 / 55°47'49"N
Longitude: -2.2104 / 2°12'37"W
OS Eastings: 386907
OS Northings: 656002
OS Grid: NT869560
Mapcode National: GBR F10D.7Q
Mapcode Global: WH9Y8.0KQ6
Plus Code: 9C7VQQWQ+VR
Entry Name: Post Box, Kirkgate, Chirnside
Listing Name: Chirnside, 2 Kirkgate (To N of Kirkgate Cottage) Including Post Box
Listing Date: 6 September 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393629
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46343
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Early 19th century with later additions and alterations. 2-storey, 3-bay house set on sloping site with single storey garage block adjoined to side. Ribbon-pointed, tooled sandstone rubble; tooled rubble quoins; painted margins; projecting, painted cills.
W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: replacement timber panelled door recessed at centre; integral fanlight; single window aligned above; single windows at both floors in flanking bays. Single storey block adjoined to right with 2-leaf boarded timber garage door off-set to left of centre; wall-mounted post box off-set to right.
N (SIDE) ELEVATION: blind elevation to gable-end. Single storey addition recessed to outer left.
E (REAR) ELEVATION: exterior stair to gabled, timber door breaking eaves off-set to left of centre. Squat single window at ground in bay to right; single windows at both floors in bays to outer left and right. Single storey addition projecting to outer left.
S (SIDE) ELEVATION: single storey addition projecting at ground; gabled block set behind.
Predominantly 4-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows; some modern glazing at rear. Grey slate roof to house; timber bargeboards; red pantiles to piended garage block. Corniced, brick-built apex stacks; circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
Set to the SW of Chirnside Church, with its rear boundary abutting that of the graveyard (see separate list entry).
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