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Latitude: 55.8583 / 55°51'29"N
Longitude: -2.2356 / 2°14'8"W
OS Eastings: 385352
OS Northings: 662815
OS Grid: NT853628
Mapcode National: GBR D0TP.TT
Mapcode Global: WH9Y1.M0NS
Plus Code: 9C7VVQ57+8Q
Entry Name: South Lodge, Houndwood House
Listing Name: Houndwood House, South Lodge
Listing Date: 26 January 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393969
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46640
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Tagged with: Gatehouse
Mid 19th century with later additions and alterations. Single storey, bi-axial plan gate lodge with gabled porch in re-entrant angle to front. Whitewashed harl; cream sandstone dressings; tooled cream sandstone to porch. Narrow quoin strips; plain margins; painted cills.
SW (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: timber panelled door in crowstepped porch projecting at centre; blind plaque centred above; thistle-shaped finial surmounting gablehead. Single windows in bays recessed to outer left and right.
SE (SIDE) ELEVATION: projecting 2-light canted window centred at ground; single window aligned above.
NE (REAR) ELEVATION: W range with small-pane glazed door to right; single window to left. E range with small-pane glazed door and window to right; small window to left.
8- and 12-pane glazing timber sash and case windows; rooflights at rear. Grey slate roof with sandstone ridging; crowstepped skews; beak skewputts. Brick-built apex stacks; circular terracotta cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1999.
B Group comprises 'Houndwood House', 'Houndwood House, Bridge', 'Houndwood House, South Lodge' and 'Houndwood House, Walled Garden' - see separate list entries. Originally associated with the nearby Houndwood House but now in separate ownership (1999). An unusually-detailed gate lodge - the butterfly-plan and crowstepped gables being of particular note.
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