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Queensberry Cottage, Kinmount House

A Category B Listed Building in Cummertrees, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.0068 / 55°0'24"N

Longitude: -3.3524 / 3°21'8"W

OS Eastings: 313603

OS Northings: 568863

OS Grid: NY136688

Mapcode National: GBR 5B1K.00

Mapcode Global: WH6Y5.GFV1

Plus Code: 9C7R2J4X+P3

Entry Name: Queensberry Cottage, Kinmount House

Listing Name: Kinmount, Queensberry House

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334604

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3544

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200334604

Location: Cummertrees

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Parish: Cummertrees

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

Tagged with: Cottage

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Circa 1815 cottage re-using 17th/18th century bolection mouldings and crest from former Kelhead (Kinmount) House. Single storey, and originally 3 bays, 4th bay added to W mid/late 19th century, roof pitch probably lowered then also, and stacks rebuilt. Rubble-built, original S-facing openings in plain bolection mouldings. Large and finely-carved

Queensberry crest set between door and window to E. Sash windows with narrow astragals deeply recessed in bolection mouldings. End and off-centre axial stacks; slate roof, piended over addition. N elevation altered.

Statement of Interest

Stonework looks 18th century rather than wholly 1815, but since bolection mouldings are unusual in a cottage of this type, they are likely to have been re-set here.

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