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DALSWINTON HOUSE EAST GATE LODGES AND GATEPIERSLB10287

Status: Designated

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Summary

Information

  • Category: B
  • Date Added: 03/08/1971

Location

  • Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
  • Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish: Kirkmahoe

National Grid Reference

  • NGR: NX 94851 84360
  • Coordinates: 294851, 584360

Description

Late 18th century. Pair of similar single storey Classical

lodges flanking south gateway. All red ashlar. Each lodge

has 3-bay elevation to drive with door nearest main road;

single bay flanks, pedimented inner projection to main road

with single window in round-headed opening, and cill band

continued as coping of quadrant walls: all windows 12-pane

sashes; cornice; blocking course; central apex stack and

piended slate roof. Lower, late 19th century addition to

rear of each lodge. 2 tall, circular red ashlar gatepiers;

each has fluted frieze with rosettes, cornice and large urn

finial on stepped base. Modern wrought-iron gates and

railings. Quadrant walls clasp flank elevations of lodges.

Statement of Special Interest

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About Designations

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 statutory listing address is the legal part of the listing. 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.

Listing covers both the exterior and the interior. Listing can cover structures not mentioned 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. For information about curtilage see www.historicenvironment.scot. 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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