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Latitude: 54.9849 / 54°59'5"N
Longitude: -3.2464 / 3°14'47"W
OS Eastings: 320335
OS Northings: 566298
OS Grid: NY203662
Mapcode National: GBR 5BRS.YV
Mapcode Global: WH6Y7.3YCW
Plus Code: 9C6RXQM3+XC
Entry Name: Watchhall
Listing Name: Watchill House
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334538
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3484
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale South
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Tagged with: Architectural structure
Probably built last quarter 18th century, but with additions.
2-storey 3-bay original house now almost doubled in size with
roof line continued, elevation now 6 bays. Additions to E
flank originally single storey, part raised to full height
first half 19th century, further single storey L-plan wing
to E, beyond, with loft. Whitewashed rubble with ashlar
dressings and contrasting painted margins; mostly sash
windows, those to N with 12-pane glazing pattern.
Original house: N elevation with unequal bays, piended
near-centre porch; eaves/lintel band (continued over
addition). Full-height (?modern) square inner S facing bay.
End and axial stacks rebuilt in brick; piended roof, covered
with graded slates.
Outbuildings to E not included in listing.
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