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7 The Loan, Lauder

A Category C Listed Building in Lauder, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.7212 / 55°43'16"N

Longitude: -2.7546 / 2°45'16"W

OS Eastings: 352698

OS Northings: 647792

OS Grid: NT526477

Mapcode National: GBR 9268.FY

Mapcode Global: WH7W3.NGHD

Plus Code: 9C7VP6CW+F5

Entry Name: 7 The Loan, Lauder

Listing Name: 5-7 (Inclusive Nos) the Loan

Listing Date: 5 March 2001

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395001

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47667

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Lauder

County: Scottish Borders

Town: Lauder

Electoral Ward: Leaderdale and Melrose

Traditional County: Berwickshire

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Earlier to mid 19th century. Terrace of 3; single storey and attic cottages. Breaking-eaves gabled dormers to attic to principal (N) elevation. Harled with painted stone dressings. Architraved openings.

N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: No 5 (to left) has passageway to ground floor of outer left bay (formerly terrace was separated at this point); central entrance with panelled timber door with glazed upper panels; single window to left and 2 to right. Gabled dormers with timber finials to 2nd and 5th bays from left (5th bay appears to have formerly belonged to No 6). No 6 (to right) has entrance with panelled timber door with glazed upper panels. Window to right with gabled dormer above (timber finial missing). No 7 (to outer right) has entrance with plain timber door to left of centre; window to left and gabled dormer with timber finial above; small window to outer right.

S ELEVATION: single storey lean-to additions to each.

E ELEVATION: adjoins No 4 the Loan.

W ELEVATION: adjoins No 8 the Loan.

Mainly 12 timber sash and case windows to principal elevation to No 5; 2-pane timber sash and case windows to No 6; 4-pane timber sash and case windows to No 7. Grey slate roof. Pair of harled ridge stacks (one with band course, one coped) to No 5; brick stack with band course between Nos 6 and 7; round cans.

INTERIORS: only that of No 5 inspected. Retains original fireplace with plain droved stone surround.

Statement of Interest

B Group with the adjoining slightly earlier terraced properties to E (see separate list descriptions for No 4 and Nos 1-3), which together form a varied and relatively well preserved early terrace.

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