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Gate Lodge, Press Castle

A Category C Listed Building in Coldingham, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.8801 / 55°52'48"N

Longitude: -2.2063 / 2°12'22"W

OS Eastings: 387192

OS Northings: 665231

OS Grid: NT871652

Mapcode National: GBR F01G.40

Mapcode Global: WH9XW.2GNM

Plus Code: 9C7VVQJV+2F

Entry Name: Gate Lodge, Press Castle

Listing Name: Press Castle, Gate Lodge

Listing Date: 26 January 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393972

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46643

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Coldingham

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire

Parish: Coldingham

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Earlier 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan Tudor gate lodge set to SE of Press Castle. Painted harl; painted, lightly droved sandstone dressings. Base course; overhanging timber bracketed eaves. Narrow quoin strips; deeply chamfered surrounds to openings; hoodmoulds throughout.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: flush-panelled timber door centred at ground; 7-light arcaded fanlight. Single windows flanking entrance.

NE (SIDE) ELEVATION: single window at centre.

NW (REAR) ELEVATION: 2-bay. Single windows in both bays.

SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: single window at centre.

12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows. Grey slate piended roof with deeply overhanging eaves on timber brackets. Replacement rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

Statement of Interest

B group comprises 'Press Castle', 'Press Castle, Dovecot', 'Press Castle, Gate Lodge' and 'Press Castle, Walled Garden' - see separate list entries. A simple, but well-detailed gate lodge with the majority of its original features in place. The nearby quadrant walls, piers, gatepiers and gates are listed with Press Castle.

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