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- Category: B
- Date Added: 03/08/1971
- Local Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority: Dumfries And Galloway
- Parish: St Mungo
National Grid Reference
- NGRNY 14390 76915
- Coordinates314390, 576915
Present appearance that of a unified mid 19th century row of
estate houses, but 4 main building phases from last quarter
18th century until 20th century. 2-storey row arranged as one
3-bay and 2 2-bay houses, with early 20th century single
storey 2-bay post office adjoining N gable. Rubble-built,
with droved or stugged dressings and late 19th century slab
margins all ashlar; whitewashed, with painted margins; late
19th century timber door pediments (except at PO). 3-bay
house to S (nos 1 and 2) built first, 2-storey house nearest
N (with slab margins) remodelled late 19th century. Panelled
doors with fanlights; sash windows throughout with 12-pane
glazing arched (paired windows at ground); corniced end
stacks; slate roofs.
Full-height 20th century rear (W) additions, including
entrance to number one.
Statement of Special Interest
We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest and these are selected according to criteria published in the www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/shep-dec2011.pdf, Annex 2, pp74-76.
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