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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
Entry Name: Press Castle, Gate Lodge
Listing Date: 26 January 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393972
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46643
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
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.
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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