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- Category: C
- Date Added: 31/08/1992
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: Sorbie
National Grid Reference
- NGR: NX 48448 43631
- Coordinates: 248448, 543631
Mid 19th century. Single storey, L-plan cottage with some Tudor details. Rubble whinstone with red sandstone ashlar dressings, long and short quoins. Doorways to short elevations towards angle, lesser door, hard against re-entrant angle. Windows to each remaining elevation, formerly with timber tripartite and bipartite casement windows (probably with diamond-pane glazing patterns). Some windows now boarded (1992), 1 with panelled interior shutters evident. Graded grey slates. Brick stack with base and diamond shaft.
POLICY WALLS AND GATES: rubble whinstone walls to Galloway House policies with 2-leaf spearheaded iron gates to cliff face.
Statement of Special Interest
B Group with Galloway House. Known locally as the Look Out cottage because of its proximity to the now completely ruinous look out tower. Currently in poor conditions (1992)/ Sited by cliffs.
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