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Cliff Cottage, Murrayfield, St Abbs

A Category C Listed Building in Coldingham, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.898 / 55°53'52"N

Longitude: -2.1308 / 2°7'50"W

OS Eastings: 391921

OS Northings: 667215

OS Grid: NT919672

Mapcode National: GBR F0K7.HL

Mapcode Global: WH9XX.70LV

Plus Code: 9C7VVVX9+5M

Entry Name: Cliff Cottage, Murrayfield, St Abbs

Listing Name: St Abbs, Murrayfield, Cliff Cottage Including Garden Walls

Listing Date: 26 January 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393988

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46657

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Coldingham

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: East Berwickshire

Parish: Coldingham

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Later 19th century with later additions and alterations. Symmetrical 2-storey (1st floor windows breaking eaves to front), 3-bay house with tall single storey addition to side; gabled porch to front. Whitewashed harl; painted margins; projecting cills.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: principal block with single window in projecting porch centred at ground; squat glazing row recessed above. Single windows flanking entrance at ground; gabled dormerheads to single windows breaking eaves above. Lower addition to right with glazed, lean-to projection off-set to left of centre.

SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: gable end with single window at 1st floor off-set to left of centre. Porch recessed to right with timber panelled door; 2-pane fanlight.

NW (REAR) ELEVATION: principal block with single windows in all bays at ground; squat window centred at 1st floor. Lower addition to left with boarded timber door off-set to right.

Predominantly 12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows; small rooflights. Grey slate roofs; stone-coped skews. Corniced, brick-built apex stacks; various circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

GARDEN WALLS: coped rubble walls enclosing garden to front.

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