Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Planning Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Kirkmichael (Dumf & Galloway)
NY 4460 90313
304460, 590313


1823 (dated) 2-storey 3-bay house built against earlier

house, doubling its thickness; set at south corner of

steading courtyard, latter built 1827 C. Halliday and

R Carruthers, contractors now altered. Whin rubble, red

ashlar dressings, some margins painted; windows mostly

12-pane sashes. South west front of house has central

panelled door and decorative fanlight in pilastered

doorcase, eaves/lintel band, symmetrically placed stacks and

piended roofs.

Steading: 1 or 2 storeys/lofts; courtyard entered beside

house (screen walls, square gatepiers); L-plan range (part

domestic) adjoining rear of house has long south west

elevation with gabled wall head dormers, louvered square

ventilator to courtyard; garage doors inserted in gable of

return; barn at north with segmental-arched barn door

to courtyard. Single storey L-plan range to north east

(included for group value) also part domestic with

segmental-arched cartway to court now a window; south east

elevation with drainpipe ventilators and trellis. All

roofed with graded slates.

Statement of Special Interest

Possibly by Walter Newall.



SRO SC 15/65/3 pp.90 and 94 (ref to steading).

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.

If you want to alter, extend or demolish a listed building you need to contact your planning authority to see if you need listed building consent. The planning authority advises on the need for listed building consent and they also decide what a listing covers. The planning authority is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

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