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Latitude: 55.8421 / 55°50'31"N
Longitude: -2.1225 / 2°7'21"W
OS Eastings: 392424
OS Northings: 660989
OS Grid: NT924609
Mapcode National: GBR F0MW.8M
Mapcode Global: WH9Y3.CFH7
Entry Name: Ayton, High Street, Moffat House
Listing Date: 28 September 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393742
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46438
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Late 18th century with later additions and alterations. Symmetrical 2-storey with basement and wallhead attic, 3-bay house forming end of terrace. Harl-pointed whinstone rubble to front; painted harl to rear; harled sides; cream sandstone dressings. Eaves course; droved quoins; droved long and short surrounds to openings; projecting cills.
NE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: steps to deep-set timber panelled door centred at ground; 3-pane fanlight; corniced door surround. Squat basement openings in bays flanking entrance; single windows aligned at ground; single windows in all bays at 1st floor; squat attic openings above.
SE (SIDE) ELEVATION: blind.
SW (REAR) ELEVATION: stair (?) window at centre; irregularly fenestrated in remaining bays; gabled dormers breaking eaves to outer left and right.
Predominantly 12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows; 2- and 3-pane squat windows to front. Grey slate roof; stone-coped skews. Rendered apex stack to SE; brick-built apex stack to NW; various circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
One of the most prominent houses fronting Ayton's High Street - its height and wallhead attic being of particular note.
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