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Muirhousehead Farmhouse and Steading

A Category C Listed Building in Annandale North, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1504 / 55°9'1"N

Longitude: -3.3861 / 3°23'10"W

OS Eastings: 311760

OS Northings: 584888

OS Grid: NY117848

Mapcode National: GBR 48SW.QJ

Mapcode Global: WH6XC.YSQZ

Entry Name: Muirhousehead Farmhouse and Steading

Listing Date: 22 February 1988

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334340

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3326

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Applegarth

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale North

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

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
gable.

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