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Scotch New Water Shiel

A Category C Listed Building in Hutton, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.7529 / 55°45'10"N

Longitude: -2.1083 / 2°6'29"W

OS Eastings: 393300

OS Northings: 651068

OS Grid: NT933510

Mapcode National: GBR F1QX.CK

Mapcode Global: WH9YH.LN8L

Entry Name: Scotch New Water Shiel

Listing Date: 15 March 2001

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395051

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47705

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Hutton

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward/Division: Norham and Islandshires

Traditional County: Berwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

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Description

Earlier to mid 19th century with later additions and alterations. Single storey with attic, 2-bay, rectangular-plan fishing shiel with lower, single storey, 3-bay addition to N; lean-to garage addition to S. Principal block: squared and snecked tooled pink sandstone; tooled cream sandstone quoins and long and short surrounds to openings; overhanging timber bracketed eaves; timber shutters. Slatted timber wing to N; sandstone addition to S.

NE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: principal block with boarded timber door to left; plate glass fanlight; single window to right; triangular attic window centred above. Timber range recessed to right with glazed timber door at centre; flanking windows. 2-leaf boarded timber garage door in lean-to addition recessed to outer left.

NW (SIDE) ELEVATION: principal gable end with single window at ground off-set to left of centre; attic light above; gabled addition projecting to outer right with large, square-headed opening centred in gable end.

SW (REAR) ELEVATION: not seen 1999.

SE (SIDE) ELEVATION: principal gable end with lean-to addition projecting at ground.

12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows to principal block. Grey slate roofs throughout. Brick-built apex stack to NW; circular can.

Statement of Interest

Prominently situated on the River Tweed (renowned for its salmon), just to the N of the Union Suspension Bridge - see separate list entry. A good, essentially intact example of a relatively rare building type - see separate list entries for 'Finchy Shiel' and 'Fishwick Mains, Fishing Shiel' to the NE and SW respectively.

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