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Kirkandrews Cottages

A Category B Listed Building in Borgue, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8085 / 54°48'30"N

Longitude: -4.1794 / 4°10'45"W

OS Eastings: 260028

OS Northings: 548134

OS Grid: NX600481

Mapcode National: GBR JJ10.497

Mapcode Global: WH4WG.SD0L

Entry Name: Kirkandrews Cottages

Listing Date: 23 April 1990

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334420

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3385

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Borgue

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Description

Circa 1900. Pair of cottages built for the Knockbrex Estate.
Single storey and attic picturesque pair, each 3-bay flanked
by set-back lower bays (that to right with modern glazed
porch). Outer bays with projecting canted windows, centre
bays with timber boarded doors, small projecting
porch-lintels. Inner bays with tripartite windows. All
casement windows with small pane glazing. Small projecting
single light dormers light attic. Deeply overhanging swept
eaves, piended slate roofs, ceramic ridge with terminal
crockett crests. Corniced axial stacks.
Rear elevation similarly detailed with projecting canted bay
windows and tripartite windows, all with plate glass glazing.

Statement of Interest

Closely relates to other buildings on the Knockbrex Estate,

see also Knockbrex House, Corseyard Farm, Kirkandrews Chapel.

See notes to Knockbrex House.

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