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1 and 2 Mitchell's Close (Off Market Street)

A Category B Listed Building in Haddington, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.956 / 55°57'21"N

Longitude: -2.7775 / 2°46'38"W

OS Eastings: 351553

OS Northings: 673939

OS Grid: NT515739

Mapcode National: GBR 2R.XRYK

Mapcode Global: WH7TY.9KND

Entry Name: 1 and 2 Mitchell's Close (Off Market Street)

Listing Date: 26 September 2001

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395555

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48152

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Haddington

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

17th century. 3-storey and attic, 5-bay crowstepped tenement with stair tower, in irregular terrace. Rubble with roughly squared rubble dressings (some renewed). Chamfered and roll-moulded arrises.

N (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: ground floor with boarded timber door to left of centre at ground and 2 small square windows (not aligned) to left; further part-glazed timber door to right with square window (altered from door) under relieving arch to outer right abutting low projecting buttress. 4 windows (grouped 1-4) to each floor above with 3 catslide-roofed slate-hung dormers above. Projecting stair tower to outer left (adjoining pend entrance from

Market Street) with panelled timber door at ground, small window to each floor of oblique return to right, and polygonal roof above.

W ELEVATION: small modern window to left of crowstepped gable rising above separately listed Nos 5 and 6 Mitchell's Close.

6- and 12-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows, fixed 6-pane glazing to stair tower. Pantiles with slated stair tower. Coped rubble gablehead stack.

Statement of Interest

Nos 3,4 and 5,6 Mitchell's Close are listed separately.

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