Listed Building

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KIRKLAND HOUSELB17179

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
C
Date Added
26/06/1986
Local Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Planning Authority
Dumfries And Galloway
Parish
Tynron
NGR
NX 80852 93063
Coordinates
280852, 593063

Description

Late 18th/early 19th century 2-storey 3-bay country house

altered and enlarged circa 1840 with asymmetrical rear and

flanking wings. West elevation: mostly red or pink ashlar

(remainder of house mostly painted rubble); entrance in

inner pedimented bay; painted Roman Doric doorpiece

approached by steps; recessed panelled door with decorative

fanlight. 2-storey canted windows in outer bays (lying-pane

glazing to right); band between floors; eaves band; end

stacks with diamond flues; piended and platform roof;

recessed flanking wings also 2 storeys 2-bay left wing,

single bay right wing, sdquare rear stair turret, with

cupola, between 2 tall additions, these linked at ground

by low porch. Stacks mostly with diamond flues; all roofed

with graded slates.

Statement of Special Interest

Present plan largely as shown on 1st ed. OS (1856).

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