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Gifford, Station Road, Old Mill

A Category C Listed Building in Yester, East Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9048 / 55°54'17"N

Longitude: -2.7496 / 2°44'58"W

OS Eastings: 353232

OS Northings: 668214

OS Grid: NT532682

Mapcode National: GBR 9075.J4

Mapcode Global: WH7V4.QVW6

Entry Name: Gifford, Station Road, Old Mill

Listing Date: 5 February 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 348109

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB14688

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Yester

County: East Lothian

Civil Parish: Yester

Unitary Authority Ward: Haddington and Lammermuir

Traditional County: East Lothian

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Description

1725. 2-storey, rectangular plan granary with
square-plan former kiln adjoined at S and single storey
outbuildings added to N by early 19th century. Converted
for residential purposes. Rubble pink sandstone with
stugged squared dressings; rendered concrete cill and
lintel repairs at intervals.
S ELEVATION: piend-roofed former kiln to right with gabled
19th century boiler house/forge adjoined at ground to S,
brick stack; door flanked by window on W return of kiln
and small window above. Hayloft door merged with door
below to form vertical band to left of granary elevation
and further doorway in re-entrant to right, with 1st floor
window above.
N ELEVATION: rectangular addition of outbuildings to left
and centre with small square openings with timber
surrounds, and later garage door inserted on W return;
piend roof swept into main roof left of centre, with
altered granary openings under eaves behind.
W ELEVATION: largely blank with masonry evidence of
former water wheel; 2 small square windows. Timber
casement windows inserted on conversion. Purple slates
to granary and adjoining outbuildings; pantiles to former
kiln.

Statement of Interest

Originally a meal mill. Water wheel no longer exists. The

shallow path of a mill lade diverted from Colstoun-Gifford

Water runs close by W gable. Garden terraced on rising ground

to S.

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