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 24323 74334
324323, 574334


Built 1830/40. 2-storey small-scale country house with Tudor

details, parallel low ranges to W from service court. Stugged

red ashlar coursers with polished dressings and hood-moulds.

N (entrance) and S elevations both with advanced wide gabled

bay nearest E, 3 remaining bays to N with central doorway

with moulded head (panelled door with fanlight), 1st floor

windows break through eaves and have steep gabled

dormer-heads. Sash windows to elevations, lying-panes at

ground, 12-pane glazing pattern at 1st floor. E elevation has

projecting ground floor windows and central wallhead gable

with corbelled stack and individual flues; otherwise corniced

end and axial stacks to house. Shaped skews and skewputts;

finialed gables. Courtyard ranges linked at W by screen wall,

single diamond flue over each W gable. Slate roofs. L-plan

low stables/coachhouse court to W of house similarly

detailed, N range a 3-bay stable, W range a 2-bay coach

house. Gatepiers to N of house, square outer piers linked by

short quadrants to taller, thinner inner piers. All painted

ashlar with pointed caps. Piers at E drive also painted


Statement of Special Interest

Re-used marriage lintel at stables dated 1795.

Scheduled Ancient Monument, No 10431, 28 October 2002.



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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.

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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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