Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Local Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Planning Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
NX 36901 41247
236901, 541247


Late 18th century farmhouse with mid-later 19th century steading detached to SE.

HOUSE: 2-storey, 3-bay symmetrical house with rear single storey wing giving T-plan. Rubble walling, painted margins. Central modern door, all single light windows, sash and case with replacement glazing.

End skews, coped end stacks, sandstone ridge, good graded slate roofs, 2 skylights.

STEADING: L-plan steading of 3 principal builds set around courtyard. All rubble-built with slate roofs. Earliest build, 18th century threshing barn, later altered to serve as straw house to mid 19th century threshing back-barn built to NW. To S of old threshing barn was added an L-plan range of single storey byres of later 19th century date. THRESHING BANK-BARN: 2-storey with ground floor byre and storage areas entered from the courtyard to S. Projecting 1st floor gabled cart entrance to N wall with full-height doors. Threshing machine formerly located to E end. Piended slate roofs. (re-roofed 1993).

STRAW HOUSE: 2-storey with blocked depressed-arch door to W. Unusual roof structure with principal rafters, collars and side purlins, slated pegged to battens.

BYRE RANGE: single storey loose byres.

Statement of Special Interest

Wheel pit by E elevation of barn; no surviving machinery.



Anderson, SVBWG VERNACULAR BUILDING 12 1988, p68.

About Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

The only legal part of the listing is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing and if a number or name is missing from a listing address it may still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing can also cover structures not physically attached but which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

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