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Dormont, West Lodge and Gatepiers

A Category B Listed Building in Dalton, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0616 / 55°3'41"N

Longitude: -3.3961 / 3°23'46"W

OS Eastings: 310925

OS Northings: 575012

OS Grid: NY109750

Mapcode National: GBR 49QX.JC

Mapcode Global: WH6XY.S1ZK

Entry Name: Dormont, West Lodge and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334513

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3460

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalton

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Probably circa 1840. Lodge and gatepiers, former with
sympathetic additions including (?)late 19th century E wing.
Stugged red ashlar, with polished dressings, piers and E
wing.
LODGE: originally T-plan (S facing door in re-entrant angle),
wing recessed on long E wall facing road; open-pedimented
gables with windows in projecting bays (canted at W, towards
main road); sash windows with lying-pane glazing. Corniced
axial stacks (only one ashlar flue - otherwise brick-built).
Slate roofs.
PIERS: 4 tall piers, each with dentilled cornice, inner
octagonal piers, outer square piers; low quadrants with
spiked cast-iron railings (gates removed).

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