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Dormont Grange House

A Category C Listed Building in Dalton, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0606 / 55°3'38"N

Longitude: -3.3923 / 3°23'32"W

OS Eastings: 311171

OS Northings: 574895

OS Grid: NY111748

Mapcode National: GBR 49RX.CQ

Mapcode Global: WH6XY.V2TB

Entry Name: Dormont Grange House

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334528

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3474

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalton

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Probably built last quarter of 18th century. 2-storey, 3-bay
house with sympathetic additions including near full-height
wing recessed on N flank, low 2-bay flat-roofed (?)early 20th
century addition fills re-entrant angle. Rendered and lined
as ashlar, and painted, with contrasting ashlar margins and
cills. Mainly sash windows with 12-pane glazing pattern.
Original house: good earlier 19th century corniced square
porch with clasping pilaster strips central on principal W
elevation (door in N face); 2-bay S flank; corniced
asymmetrically placed stacks (that to S modern); piended and
platform roof, leaded and slated, with wide slate easing.
Screen wall at NE linked to walled garden.

Statement of Interest

Porch comparable with that at Limekilns in Annan Parish.

Steading and walled garden excluded from listing.

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