Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Planning Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
NY 21350 76308
321350, 576308


Apparently John Henderson, 1862, revising Mr Crombie's design

of 1858; alterations to recessed wing by James Barbour and

John MacLintock Bowie 1904. 2-storey, 3-bay former manse.

Stugged ashlar with polished dressings.

S ELEVATION: central slightly advanced bay gabled above

wallhead and with arched eaves; round-headed doorway in

moulded, keystoned surround, panelled door with fanlight;

ground floor tripartites in outer bays, bipartites at 1st

floor (all with wooden mullions and lying-pane glazing); band

course between floors continued as cornice at inner bay.

Piended and platform slate roof; symmetrically placed and

linked stacks giving unusual roof silhouette. Full-height

single bay gabled wing recessed at right incorporates fabric

of earlier manse at lower level. Asymmetrical rear elevation.

Statement of Special Interest

Altered row of outbuildings to N excluded from listing.

Modern conservatory adjoins W flank.



SRO HR 421; RHP 7892 (1904 plan).

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.

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