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Dalshangan Stables

A Category C Listed Building in Carsphairn, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1757 / 55°10'32"N

Longitude: -4.206 / 4°12'21"W

OS Eastings: 259610

OS Northings: 589045

OS Grid: NX596890

Mapcode National: GBR 4T.J3XN

Mapcode Global: WH4TQ.C5DK

Entry Name: Dalshangan Stables

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334803

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3679

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Carsphairn

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Parish: Carsphairn

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Description

Earlier 19th century. 4 ranges of single storey and loft farm
buildings around courtyard, with later tower and entrance
pend, dated 1865 on tower.
Single storey ranges of painted rubble grouped around cobbled
courtyard, roofed partly in slate, partly with corrugated
iron.
3-stage tower rises above depressed-arch pend in centre of E
range. Hammer dressed rubble with polished red sandstone
margins. String courses separating 1st and 2nd stages. Clock
faces to compass points at 3rd stage. Deep plain parapet with
ball finials at angles.
Tower now roofless and in poor condition (1986).

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