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Coldingham, War Memorial Including Boundary Walls, Gatepiers and Gate

A Category C Listed Building in Coldingham, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.887 / 55°53'13"N

Longitude: -2.157 / 2°9'25"W

OS Eastings: 390275

OS Northings: 665992

OS Grid: NT902659

Mapcode National: GBR F0CC.TJ

Mapcode Global: WH9XW.V909

Entry Name: Coldingham, War Memorial Including Boundary Walls, Gatepiers and Gate

Listing Date: 26 January 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393950

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46617

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Coldingham

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire

Parish: Coldingham

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Description

Circa 1920. Classically-detailed, cream sandstone ashlar memorial to 1st World War comprising stepped, square-plan base; tapering, square-plan shaft with blind, triangular-headed panels at base; inscribed, segmental-arched granite panels to S and E above; decorative carving to cornice. Squat, square-plan shaft above with dated face to S and carved wreath aligned above in segmental-arched cap. Surmounting square-plan sundial with metal dial and gnomon in place to S

BOUNDARY WALLS, GATEPIERS AND GATE: low, rubble-coped wall enclosing triangular-plan site to front; rectangular-plan gatepiers flanking entrance; iron pedestrian gate. Taller walls at rear (painted and harled in part).

Statement of Interest

A well-detailed war memorial prominently set in the centre of Coldingham village, to the NE of the market cross - see separate list entry, 'Coldingham, School Road'.

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