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- Category: C
- Date Added: 26/06/1986
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: Kirkmahoe
National Grid Reference
- NGRNX 97289 80245
- Coordinates297289, 580245
Probably circa 1759 (date of Mansion House). Walled,
quadrangular garden enclosure. Droved red ashlar-coped
walls, lower, and sunk against bank at south. 2-storey,
square-plan pyramidal-roofed garden house at south east
corner (now in domestic use) and adjoining later single
storey piended cottages both built of squared red rubble
with margins mostly painted: cottage has bipartites and
central door on 3-bay south elevation: slated roofs. Glass
house ranges mostly on north wall.
Statement of Special Interest
1911 sale catalogue describes the glass houses as "recently
erected by Messrs MacKenzie and Moncur, Edinburgh..."
S.R.O.RHP 4417/1 (1911 sale catalogue of Carnsalloch estate: includes description of Gadens).
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