Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Local Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Planning Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
NX 72246 70587
272246, 570587


A Thomson, Eanan Brewery architect plans dated 1886-7.

Asymmetrical picturesque country villa with considerable

20th-century demolition of rear (service) wings, but with

unexpectedly lavish interior. 2-storeys and attic, coursed

rubble walling, polished sandstone dressings.

Windows mainly bi-or tripartite single light to attic. All

sash and case with plate glass glazing.

Entrance elevation: to centre shallow projecting 3-storey

square tower, timber gabled porch, corbelled eaves cornice,

steep facetted slate roof. To right, gabled bay with square

projecting 2-storey window. To left single storey projecting

square window to ground, blind 1st floor with deeply

overhanging eaves and steeply pitched roofs.

Garden elevation: long asymmetrical front with gabled bay to

left; good timber and glass conservatory to right; modern

hexagonal glazed projection to far right containing


Rear elevation: M and trucated mansard roofed projecting

wings, formerly providing service courtyard, this now reduced

to single storey.

Tall corniced stacks with octagonal cans, slate roofs.

Decorative barley-sugar twist cast-iron downpipes.

Interior: very high quality carved chimneypieces to drawing

and dining rooms, built-in display cupboards. Elaborate dado

panelling of papier-mache to resemble plasterwork. Good

strapwork ceiling to drawing room. Good panelled doors

throughout with intricate brass door furniture.



NMRS. Information from owner.

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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