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Latitude: 55.1504 / 55°9'1"N
Longitude: -3.3865 / 3°23'11"W
OS Eastings: 311736
OS Northings: 584880
OS Grid: NY117848
Mapcode National: GBR 48SW.MJ
Mapcode Global: WH6XC.YTJ1
Entry Name: Muirhousehead Farmhouse and Steading
Listing Date: 22 February 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334339
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3326
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale North
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Earlier 19th century 2-storey 3-bay farmhouse incorporated in
W range of courtyard steading: rubble-built with ashlar
dressings, and whitewashed, house with contrasting painted
margins; roofs covered mostly with graded slates.
HOUSE: gabled timber porch central on W elevation, sash
windows with 12-pane glazing pattern; straight skews; end
stacks; flanking full-width single storey steading ranges,
that to S (originally piended) now domestic, with roof linked
to lean-to at rear of house.
STEADING: single storey with lofts; ?18th century barn in N
range with 3-bay cartshed with deep lintels and narrow loft,
apsidal horsemill to N: S range double-pile with piended and
gabled roofs: wide E range with tall roof, wide slapping in N
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