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Latitude: 55.8386 / 55°50'18"N
Longitude: -2.2591 / 2°15'32"W
OS Eastings: 383871
OS Northings: 660625
OS Grid: NT838606
Mapcode National: GBR D0NX.QW
Mapcode Global: WH9Y1.8HHX
Plus Code: 9C7VRPQR+C9
Entry Name: Greenburn
Listing Name: Greenburn Farmhouse Including Garden Walls
Listing Date: 26 January 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393960
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46628
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Early 19th century with later additions and alterations. Symmetrical 2-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan farmhouse with projecting porch at front; 2-storey wing at rear forming L-plan; further single and 2-storey additions at rear. Predominantly lined render; squared and snecked tooled sandstone to porch; harled rear additions; red sandstone ashlar dressings. Base course; eaves course; quoins; plain margins; projecting cills.
SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: projecting flat-roofed, corniced porch centred at ground with steps to timber panelled door; stone-bracketed pentice porch. Single windows flanking entrance at ground; single windows in all 3 bays at 1st floor.
NE (SIDE) ELEVATION: gable end to left with single windows at both floors off-set to right of centre. Regularly fenestrated 2-storey, 2-bay wing to right. Single window in single storey addition recessed to outer right.
NW (REAR) ELEVATION: 2-storey gabled wing projecting to left with lower gabled projection to front. Principal block recessed to right with various single and 2-storey additions to front.
SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: gable end to right with single window at ground off-set to left of centre. Single windows at both floors in flat-roofed addition to left. Single storey addition projecting to outer left.
Plate glass, 8- and 12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roofs; stone-coped skews; sandstone ridging. Brick-built apex stacks; circular cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1999.
GARDEN WALLS: rubble walls partially enclosing site.
Noted in the OS Name Book as "...an excellent dwelling house with extensive offices and large farm attached." Rutherfurd's notes a Mr Robert Allan as farmer here in 1866.