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Latitude: 55.1562 / 55°9'22"N
Longitude: -3.3535 / 3°21'12"W
OS Eastings: 313851
OS Northings: 585488
OS Grid: NY138854
Mapcode National: GBR 580T.RG
Mapcode Global: WH6XD.GN9K
Entry Name: Hillside Cottage and Former Dovecot (At Hillside House)
Listing Date: 22 February 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334498
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3445
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale North
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Circa 1840. Single storey cottage attached to (?contemporary) square-plan pyramidal-roofed dovecot. Rubble-built with red
ashlar dressings. Slate roofs.
COTTAGE: W elevation: 3 wide bays, panelled door with
fanlight behind columned semi-circular central porch flanked
by narrow windows; single windows in outer bays with 4-pane
glazing pattern. 2 symmetrically placed stacks with cavetto
cornices; roofed with graded slates.
DOVECOT: (within courtyard, to E of cottage): partly harled;
row of flight-holes to upper level of elevations; projecting
eaves and with weathervane finial (possibly re-roofed in
second half of 19th century). Set behind ashlar-built
Hillside House is excluded from listing.
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