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- Category: B
- Date Added: 30/01/1991
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: Sorbie
National Grid Reference
- NGR: NX 48029 45964
- Coordinates: 248029, 545964
Dates 1848. 2-storey gabled cottage, asymmetrical elevations, 2 storeys. Bull-faced ashlar with rusticated sandstone quoins, all windows architraved and hood-moulded.
ENTRANCE ELEVATION: to W with double gable frontage, bay to right slightly advanced. To left, hood-moulded door to right tripartite window, bipartites to 1st.
S ELEVATION: 3-bay with 2 gabled bays to left, that to centre advanced with projecting single storey 6-light window. Tripartite window to left, otherwise all bipartites. All windows mulliones, most reglazed with modern plate glass with top hopper opening. To E panel with Galloway family crest and dated 1848. All steeply pitched slate roofs with overhanging timber eaves. Clustered tall moulded octagonal stacks, some with octagonal cans. To the N a small service court with high coped walls and lean-to buildings facing inwards.
Statement of Special Interest
B Group with Galloway House. Said to have been built for the chaplain to Galloway House. The chimney stacks are especially important to the picturesque appearance of this house. B group with Galloway House.
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