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- Category: B
- Date Added: 03/08/1971
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: Kirkmahoe
National Grid Reference
- NGR: NX 96052 84277
- Coordinates: 296052, 584277
All probably circa 1798. 2-storey 3-bay manse now linked to
(restord) Cameronian chapel. All whitewashed, rubble with
red ashlar margins. Manse: panelled door with ogee glazed
fanlight in round-arched and moulded central doorway; plain
Venetian ground floor windows in outer bays; sashes with
12-pane glazing at 1st floor; straight skews; end stacks;
full-height rear wing.
Chapel: restored from ruinous condition by Anthony Curtis
Wolfe, 1969 - now forms library; irregular octagon-plan with
facetted roof; 3 tall round-headed windows to south (inner
window originally a door; square-headed window to east;
blocked door, 2 12-pane sashes and wall-head stack to north.
All roofs slated.
Statement of Special Interest
No longer in Ecclesiastical use. Photograph of chapel, minus
roof, in Russel BOOK OF DUMFRIESSHIRE, 1964. opp. p.239.
Information from owner.
G Hay, ARCHITECTURE OF SCOTTISH POST-REFORMATION CHURCHES,
1957. pp.96, 254
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