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Tripans Knowe,enclosure

A Scheduled Monument in Tweeddale West, Scottish Borders

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Latitude: 55.5381 / 55°32'17"N

Longitude: -3.4747 / 3°28'28"W

OS Eastings: 307031

OS Northings: 628141

OS Grid: NT070281

Mapcode National: GBR 445D.JK

Mapcode Global: WH5TG.L2L7

Entry Name: Tripans Knowe,enclosure

Scheduled Date: 28 December 1971

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3086

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: enclosure (domestic or defensive)

Location: Broughton, Glenholm and Kilbucho

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Tweeddale West

Traditional County: Peeblesshire


Robert Crawford, 1857-59. Long terrace of 13 2-storey

and basement houses each of 2 wide bays with 3-storey

end pavilions each with 2, 2-bay houses. Polished

ashlar, partly painted. Sash and case windows in

architraves, mainly 4-pane glazing. Each entry at head

of steps with corniced die and cast-iron parapets.

Console corniced entrance with shouldered pilasters and

fanlight. Ground floor level band course. Tripartite

windows to left of entry with panelled aprons. 1st floor

cill band, tripartite bay to left, console corniced

windows. Cornice. Balustraded parapet to lower section.

Hipped roof with 2 2-light, pedimented, pilaster-mullioned

dormers at No 33. Slate roofs.

Corniced gatepiers.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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