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Watchill House

A Category C Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

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

Entry Name: Watchill House

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334538

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3484

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

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.

Statement of Interest

Outbuildings to E not included in listing.

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