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Canonbie Village School, Playground Walls and Railings

A Category C Listed Building in Canonbie, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0804 / 55°4'49"N

Longitude: -2.947 / 2°56'49"W

OS Eastings: 339638

OS Northings: 576627

OS Grid: NY396766

Mapcode National: GBR 79VP.SM

Mapcode Global: WH7Z3.PKVN

Entry Name: Canonbie Village School, Playground Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334558

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3500

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Canonbie

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale East and Eskdale

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Late 19th century. Single storey school. Symmetrically

planned. Stugged red ashlar with contrasting dressings.

W ELEVATION: 4-bay inner range with blind central oculus and

end stacks; 2-bay wings have gabled entrance bays, shouldered

doors with fanlights and raised hoodmoulds, outer bays slightly recessed, twin-gabled end walls. All small-paned mullioned sash

windows. Saw-toothed skews with gabletted skewputts,

fleur-de-lis finials, slate roofs. 3-bay rear wing central on

E wall, shelter (corrugated iron roof) beyond open to N and to

S. Some minor additions at rear.

Playground bounded by rubble-built, ashlar-coped walls (former

toilets incorporated), spiked cast-iron railings to W.

Statement of Interest

Change of Category B to C(S) 12.7.88.

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