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Latitude: 55.9038 / 55°54'13"N
Longitude: -3.0968 / 3°5'48"W
OS Eastings: 331521
OS Northings: 668399
OS Grid: NT315683
Mapcode National: GBR 60T5.BH
Mapcode Global: WH6SV.DVKY
Entry Name: Old Dalkeith Road, Campend Steading
Listing Date: 22 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395077
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47736
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Dalkeith
Traditional County: Midlothian
Earlier 19th century. Single storey crowstepped multi-gabled E-plan improvement farm steading. Coursed and random rubble. Dressed sandstone ashlar crowsteps with beaked skewputts, long and short quoins and sills.
NE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: 3 gable ends with modern in-fill between. Central gable with 2-leaf arched timber door, flanking crowstepped gables blind with beaked putts.
NW ELEVATION: gable end to right with large timber sliding door, regularly placed doors to left with roof lights above.
SW (REAR) ELEVATION: (facing road): central blind gable with slit light to gablehead; paired blind windows flanking on main building with further bays in-filled to left arm, timber door flanked by shuttered windows on right arm.
SE ELEVATION: blind gable end to left, timber sliding door and timber stable door to right, irregularly placed roof lights above.
Some timber 2-leaf shutters remaining to W elevation, other bays in-filled with rubble. Piended grey slate roof with zinc ridging and Carron lights. Painted cast-iron rainwater goods. Ashlar stack with projecting neck cope and plain can to right on W elevation with piended timber roof ventilator to left.
INTERIOR: in agricultural use, 2001.
Part of a B-Group with Campend House (listed separately). The steading is a well-preserved example of improvement farm buildings. It is adjacent to Lowe's Fruit Farm. The name Campend is taken from the legendary terminal point of a Roman Fort.
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