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Latitude: 55.8986 / 55°53'55"N
Longitude: -2.1294 / 2°7'45"W
OS Eastings: 392004
OS Northings: 667285
OS Grid: NT920672
Mapcode National: GBR F0K7.SC
Mapcode Global: WH9XQ.8Z7X
Plus Code: 9C7VVVXC+C6
Entry Name: Cyrus House, St Abbs
Listing Name: St Abbs, Cyrus House
Listing Date: 26 January 2000
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393987
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46656
Building Class: Cultural
County: Scottish Borders
Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire
Traditional County: Berwickshire
Earlier 19th century with later alterations. 2-storey with attic, 3-bay rectangular-plan house. Whitewashed harl; painted margins; flush cills.
S (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: door centred at ground; single windows flanking at ground; single windows in all bays at 1st floor.
E (SIDE) ELEVATION: gable end with part-glazed timber door at ground to right; single window aligned at 1st floor. Single window at ground to left; bipartite window at 1st floor; smaller attic light above.
N (REAR) ELEVATION: single windows at both floors in all bays.
W (SIDE) ELEVATION: gable end with bipartite window at ground to left; single window aligned at 1st floor; smaller attic light above.
12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof. Brick-built apex stacks; various circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen 1999.
Renovated 1999. A prominently sited house overlooking St Abbs Harbour (see separate list entry). Although some of its side windows have been enlarged, the house remains a good example of a traditional type.
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