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Dalton Village, School, Playground Walls and Gatepiers

A Category C Listed Building in Dalton, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0526 / 55°3'9"N

Longitude: -3.3796 / 3°22'46"W

OS Eastings: 311959

OS Northings: 573996

OS Grid: NY119739

Mapcode National: GBR 4BV0.3K

Mapcode Global: WH6XZ.18XF

Entry Name: Dalton Village, School, Playground Walls and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334521

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3467

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalton

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Mid 19th century. Symmetrical school, now converted for
domestic use, with wide central gabled porch to S, 2 bays on
either side; lean-to (former shelters) on either gable. Whin
rubble with contrasting red ashlar dressings. Porch has
finialled gable; keystoned windows; modern glazing
throughout; skews run horizontally over skewputts; end
stacks; slate roof, with axial ventilator.
Playground walls to roadside (breached for vehicle access)
have iron railings, good panelled square painted ashlar
piers.

Statement of Interest

Change of Category B to C(S) 30.9.87

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