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39 Main Street, Pathhead

A Category C Listed Building in Crichton, Midlothian

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Latitude: 55.8684 / 55°52'6"N

Longitude: -2.9689 / 2°58'7"W

OS Eastings: 339466

OS Northings: 664333

OS Grid: NT394643

Mapcode National: GBR 70QL.16

Mapcode Global: WH7V7.CRHM

Plus Code: 9C7VV29J+8F

Entry Name: 39 Main Street, Pathhead

Listing Name: Pathhead, 39 Main Street

Listing Date: 22 March 2001

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395099

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47765

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Crichton

County: Midlothian

Electoral Ward: Midlothian East

Parish: Crichton

Traditional County: Midlothian

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Later 18th century. 1 ? storey 3-bay rectangular-plan house; symmetrical fenestration. Coursed tooled rubble, yellow sandstone; long and short quoins and dressings, plain skews.

SW (MAIN) ELEVATION: central doorway, stone cill and dressings; rectangular window flanking, tooled rybats and cills, down-pipes to either side; three flush slated gable dormers to ? storey, tooled stone fronts, replacement stone gableheads, small stone skews; bipartite window to central dormer, chamfered stone mullion, stone plaque in gablehead.

NW ELEVATION: blind coursed rubble gable; harled stone chimney stack to gablehead, stone neck cope, replacement pair hexagonal cans.

NE (REAR) ELEVATION: not seen, 2000.

SE ELEVATION: adjoining adjacent cottage; harled stone chimney stack to gablehead, stone cope, three plain cans.

12-pane timber sash and case windows, 4-pane single lights to front centre. Grey slate roof, replacement ridge tiles. Black painted cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen, 2000.

Statement of Interest

The style of the building is similar to No 47 Main Street, now a guesthouse. The house is traditionally constructed, and fits well within the villagescape. The area surrounding the door suggests later remodelling of the ground floor.

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