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Latitude: 54.9853 / 54°59'7"N
Longitude: -3.3454 / 3°20'43"W
OS Eastings: 314004
OS Northings: 566460
OS Grid: NY140664
Mapcode National: GBR 5B2S.JQ
Mapcode Global: WH6Y5.LY5L
Plus Code: 9C6RXMP3+4R
Entry Name: Cummertrees House, Cummertrees
Listing Name: Cummertrees Village, Cummertrees House and Steading
Listing Date: 30 September 1987
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334625
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3552
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale South
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Circa 1800. 2-storey farmhouse, incorporating earlier fabric;
courtyard steading adjoining. Rubble-built with ashlar
dressings, all painted, house with contrasting margins.
HOUSE: S elevation: 3 unequal bays, gabled central porch with
pilastered door margins and shaped skews; sash windows
throughout with 4-pane glazing pattern. Shallow raised quoins
broken at left where stonework pattern alters (relieving
arch/blocked archway in left bay at ground). Straight skews
with moulded skewputts; corniced end stacks. Main roofs swept
over full-width rear extension to courtyard.
STEADING: essentially 2 L-plan blocks; tall block adjoining
W gable of house has 3-bay stable to court in S range with
loft door central and altered S elevation; W range a barn,
main roof swept over projection to court housing barn door; square-headed cart opening to right.
Lower block is plainer and has modern car park. Cobbled
Said to have been built as an inn; situated on old Dumfries -
Annan road (present main road line late 18th century).
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