This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 55.0636 / 55°3'48"N
Longitude: -3.377 / 3°22'37"W
OS Eastings: 312151
OS Northings: 575209
OS Grid: NY121752
Mapcode National: GBR 49VW.PN
Mapcode Global: WH6XS.3Z5L
Entry Name: Kirkwood House
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334519
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3465
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale South
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Walter F Lyon of London. Dated 1880-1881. Scots Baronial
mansion. Asymmetrical. Snecked bull-faced red ashlar with
polished dressings, margins, roll-moulding and corbelling.
Mostly 2 storeys with imitation tower house at SW with
conical-roofed corbelled angle turret, corresponding tall
wide gable and corbelled square turret towards E end of
house. Some windows mullioned and transomed, particularly at
ground, finialled and pedimented dormer heads break through
eaves; some gables crowstepped, others with skews with
finials or skewputts. Coped stacks; slate roofs. Advanced
gable on W flank, pedimented doorway in low block filling
re-entrant angle, all with continuous corbel table. N
elevation with large stair window, one advanced bay canted at
ground and corbelled to square below gable head.
INTERIOR: extensive timber panelling to halls, stair and
rooms; timber and marble chimneypieces.
Other nearby listed buildings