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Woodslee House

A Category B Listed Building in Canonbie, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.0591 / 55°3'32"N

Longitude: -2.9549 / 2°57'17"W

OS Eastings: 339101

OS Northings: 574260

OS Grid: NY391742

Mapcode National: GBR 79TY.28

Mapcode Global: WH7Z9.L33G

Plus Code: 9C7V325W+J2

Entry Name: Woodslee House

Listing Name: Woodslee House

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334577

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3518

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Canonbie

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale East and Eskdale

Parish: Canonbie

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Built 1810/30. Symmetrical medium-scale country house with
low flanking wings, 2 storeys with basement, built against
slope. Coursed rubble with ashlar margins and continuous base
N ELEVATION: 5 bays, the inner 3 grouped; fluted pilastered
central doorpiece (platt spans railed basement); panelled door
with sidelights and decorative fanlight all below segmental
archway; sash windows with 12-pane glazing pattern; 2-window
wings slightly advanced (central door on right wing).
S ELEVATION: 4 bays. Symmetrically-placed stacks (in unusual
arrangement at main house) with cavetto cornices. All roofs
piended and platformed with graded slates.
INTERIOR: some good cornice plasterwork; panelled doors in

Statement of Interest

Said to have been built for Duke of Buccleuch.

William Stark was employed by the Duke of Buccleuch until

the former's death in 1812.

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