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Waterloo Cottage, Chirnside

A Category C Listed Building in Chirnside, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.7966 / 55°47'47"N

Longitude: -2.2104 / 2°12'37"W

OS Eastings: 386906

OS Northings: 655937

OS Grid: NT869559

Mapcode National: GBR F10D.7Y

Mapcode Global: WH9Y8.0KQN

Plus Code: 9C7VQQWQ+JR

Entry Name: Waterloo Cottage, Chirnside

Listing Name: Chirnside, Waterloo Cottage Including Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 6 September 1999

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393640

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46353

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Chirnside

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire

Parish: Chirnside

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Description

Earlier 19th century with later additions and alterations. 2-storey with attic, 4-bay rectangular-plan cottage with single storey, lean-to addition to right. Harled; pink sandstone ashlar margins; sandstone mullions to later bipartites; flush cills.

S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: timber panelled door with integral fanlight in bay off-set to left of centre; single window aligned above. Bipartite window at ground in bay to outer left; single window above. Single windows at both floors in bay to right of entrance. Bipartite window at ground in subsequent bay to right; single window above; modern sliding glazed door in lean-to addition to outer right.

W (SIDE) ELEVATION: 2-bay gable-end with single window at 1st floor off-set to right of centre; small attic light off-set to left.

N (REAR) ELEVATION: small stair (?) window off-set to left of centre. Single windows at both floors in subsequent bay to right.

E (SIDE) ELEVATION: gable-end with full-width lean-to addition projecting at ground; small attic light off-set to right of centre.

Predominantly 4-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows; modern rooflights to lean-to addition. Grey slate roof; stone-coped skews; stone ridging. Corniced, brick-built ridge and apex stacks; various circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen 1998.

BOUNDARY WALL: rubble wall enclosing site to front.

Statement of Interest

Marked on the 1862 Ordnance Survey map as the 'Waterloo Arms Inn' and originally part of the same complex - see separate list entry for the Waterloo Arms Hotel. Now a private residence, the cottage is in separate ownership and remains fundamentally intact.

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