Listed Building

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21 AND 23 MAIN STREET, GANNOCHY AND BURNBRAE INCLUDING RAILINGSLB16719

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
C
Date Added
17/12/1979
Local Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Planning Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Parish
Portpatrick
NGR
NX 64 54289
Coordinates
200064, 554289

Description

Earlier 19th century. 2-storey and basement, 2-bay terraced, mirrored pair of rectangular-plan houses. Render to No 23, harl to No 21; ashlar dressings. Modillioned cornice; quoin strips; painted margins to openings.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: common steps to central entrance; paired timber doors with fanlights; unifying hoodmould with labelstops; 2 single windows at 1st floor. Flanking single windows at basement; bipartite windows at ground floor; single windows at 1st floor.

Plate glass timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; stone skews; coped gablehead and ridge stacks; circular cans.

INTERIORS: not seen 1997.

RAILINGS: decorative railings to street.

Statement of Special Interest

Good example of earlier 19th century housing fronting main route to harbour. Forming wider terrace with No 25 (listed separately).

References

Bibliography

Ordnance Survey map, 1849 (evident); Photograph (Stranraer Library Gwa4/352.7 undated); J D Mackenzie and R R Cunningham OLD PORTPATRICK (1997), p5.

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