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A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.0117 / 55°0'42"N

Longitude: -3.2959 / 3°17'45"W

OS Eastings: 317222

OS Northings: 569337

OS Grid: NY172693

Mapcode National: GBR 5BFH.77

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.B9R9

Plus Code: 9C7R2P63+MJ

Entry Name: Limekilns

Listing Name: Limekilns Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334572

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3513

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Parish: Annan

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

Tagged with: Lime kiln

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Earlier 18th century symmetrical 2-storey 5-bay house with
sunk basement; earlier 19th century porch added to W,
(?)early 20th century full-height (rear) wing to E. Single
storey steading range (now part domestic) adjoins S gable.
Harled, painted ashlar margins with chamfered reveals (deeply
chamfered at W); modern glazing with imitation sashes;
basement light at S end.
W elevation: flat-roofed painted ashlar wide central porch
with broad clasping pilasters, door in re-entrant angle;
splayed base course; lintel/eaves course; moulded cornice;
straight skews; rebuilt (brick) end stacks; slate roof. E
elevation (originally similar) 4 bays (originally 5), central
wing with 2-bay gable and apex stack with wide cornice.
Rubble-built wall encloses garden to E and to W; iron gates
on W wall with spiked rails.

Statement of Interest

Porch comparable with that at Dormont Grange, Dalton Parish.

Steading not included in listing.

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