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- Category: A
- Date Added: 03/08/1971
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: Hoddom
National Grid Reference
- NGR: NY 16143 74371
- Coordinates: 316143, 574371
18th century tower windmill and early 19th century horsemill
adjoining 18th-19th century courtyard steading (detached
late 19th century farmhouse to E listed separately.
Rubble-built; ashlar dressings; slate roofs. Original
machinery mostly removed.
WINDMILL: tall, battered circular tower with late 19th
century conical cap and weathervane finial: square-headed
openings: door above ground level linked by platt to upper
door of adjoining barn: horsemill adjoins at N.
HORSEMILL: circular, with full-height rectangular openings;
tall conical roof with finely graded slates.
STEADING: 1 and 2 storey ranges with lofts; some ranges
whitewashed; some brick additions. E and W ranges both
probably 18th century; former range has 2-bay cartshed in
N gable, latter adjoins windmill and horsemill. Further
ranges to N.
Statement of Special Interest
Unusual combination of power sources.
Change of Category B to A 4.10.88.
Douglas, Oglethorpe and Hume, SCOTTISH WINDMILLS, 1984.
pp. 24 and 41-2.
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