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Latitude: 55.1191 / 55°7'8"N
Longitude: -2.9727 / 2°58'21"W
OS Eastings: 338061
OS Northings: 580952
OS Grid: NY380809
Mapcode National: GBR 79P7.7R
Mapcode Global: WH7YX.9LPH
Entry Name: Tarrasfoot Tile Works
Listing Date: 12 July 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334594
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3535
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale East and Eskdale
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
19th-early 20th century tile works now disused. Main
surviving buildings are;
KILN: early 20th century; vaulted Newcastle kiln;
rectangular-plan with openings to E and to W short walls;
squat brick stack over common wall. Brick-built with iron/steel
ties and braces.
DRYING SHEDS: 2 single-storey buildings, the larger a
remarkably long L-plan block, the other rectangular-plan;
each structure is timber-framed with full-height louvred
corrugated-iron panels; roofs half-slated. Interior with timber
MACHINE WING: piend-roofed stone-built rectangular-plan block
linked to long S wall of larger drying shed; machinery now
removed. Roof full-slated.
Scheduled Monument. Owned and formerly operated by Buccleuch
estates for production of field drains.