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This building is in the Dumfries And Galloway Council and the Troqueer Parish. It is a category B building and was listed on 26/06/1986.

Group Items: N/A, Group Cat: N/A, Map Ref: NX 9616 7245.


Peddie & Kinnear, architects, circa 1870. Former stables

now converted for domestic use, 3 ranges in U-plan, Scots

baronial, with angle turrets to both south gables linked

linked to screen walls closing cobbled courtyard at south.

North range: 2 storeys, others single storey with lofts.

Harled, with red ashlar dressings and painted margins;

upper openings with pedimented dormer heads. Angle turrets

both circular with dummy gun loop and corbelled to square

at upper level, with steep pyramidal roofs; upper openings

house clocks and dovecote; diminutive lucarnes and

weathervane finial. North range in domestic use, 3

segmental cart arches to courtyard now blocked/glazed; door

to east; central wall head stack, 2 1st floor gabled

windows either side breaking eaves; east and west wings

both have square-headed doors, windows and loft doors;

east range also has segmental arched cartway and

distinctive leaded gabled and bracketted ventilator raised

above ramped plinth over wall-head. Coped stacks; south

gables crow-stepped; slate roofs.



Peddie & Kinnear drawings index in NMRS.

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