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East Potting Shed, Walled Garden, Hoddom Castle

A Category B Listed Building in Cummertrees, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.0426 / 55°2'33"N

Longitude: -3.3277 / 3°19'39"W

OS Eastings: 315259

OS Northings: 572814

OS Grid: NY152728

Mapcode National: GBR 5B64.C5

Mapcode Global: WH6XZ.VJL4

Plus Code: 9C7R2MVC+2W

Entry Name: East Potting Shed, Walled Garden, Hoddom Castle

Listing Name: Hoddom Castle, Walled Garden, Gardener's House, Hoddom Gardens Cottage and Sheds

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334693

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3579

Building Class: Cultural

Also known as: Hoddom Castle, Walled Garden, East Potting Shed

ID on this website: 200334693

Location: Cummertrees

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Parish: Cummertrees

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

Tagged with: Outbuilding

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Probably Wardrop and Anderson, circa 1886. Picturesque single
storey and attic gardener's house with jerkin roofs, garden
walls and row of cottages/potting sheds.
HOUSE: Squared, stugged and snecked rubble with ashlar
dressings. S elevation: 3 bays, advanced gable left, original
glazed timber porch in re-entrant angle, attic window right
with jerkin dormerhead. Windows mostly with small-paned upper
sashes. Projecting eaves with semi-circular framing on
brackets. Stacks with grouped octagonal flues; slate roof.
GARDEN WALLS: rubble-built and ashlar-coped, extending in
L-plan to S and to E of Gardener's House.
Hoddom Gardens Cottage (linked to N wall of Gardener's House)
and adjoining potting sheds all rubble with ashlar dressings
and chamfered margins, monopitch roof with bracketted eaves
and paired octagonal flues over E (garden) wall-head; boarded
doors with fanlights; sash windows with 4-pane glazing;
cottage slate-roofed, sheds with corrugated iron, shed
nearest N ruinous.

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