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Latitude: 54.9977 / 54°59'51"N
Longitude: -4.0854 / 4°5'7"W
OS Eastings: 266695
OS Northings: 569005
OS Grid: NX666690
Mapcode National: GBR 4Z.W7QB
Mapcode Global: WH4VK.6NT1
Plus Code: 9C6QXWX7+3R
Entry Name: Little Duchrae
Listing Name: Little Duchrae, Cottage and Farm Steading
Listing Date: 4 November 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334480
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3428
Building Class: Cultural
ID on this website: 200334480
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Tagged with: Architectural structure
Early 19th century. Single-storey cottage, birthplace of S R
Crockett, local historian and writer. Raised in brick to
2-storeys with pair of gabled dormers later 20th-century.
Modern harled frontage, rubble to ground floor, brick to 1st
Central gabled painted brick porch flanked by sash windows
with 4-pane glazing pattern slate roof, end skews, end coped
stacks. Rear elevation with modern plate glass windows, flat bituminous-felt roofed dormers. Single-storey lean-to rubble
offshoot to right. Adjoining single-storey rubble-built byre
range. Blocked cart arch to extreme right, 2 doors, 2
windows, one slit ventilator. Slate roofs, end skews.
Further detached single-storey range at right angles to S.
former mill building to left side is taller than byre with
single cart-arch and door. Foundations of horsemill visible
to S of mill.
Slate roofs, end skews, sandstone ridge.
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