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Latitude: 54.9792 / 54°58'45"N
Longitude: -3.9733 / 3°58'23"W
OS Eastings: 273807
OS Northings: 566741
OS Grid: NX738667
Mapcode National: GBR 0BPV.LW
Mapcode Global: WH4VS.Y33N
Entry Name: Culgruff House Hotel
Listing Date: 23 April 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334832
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3703
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
South elevation: with three four-centred-arch pendants at eaves with embattled parapets linking terminal gables. To left, two large full-height canted bay windows. To extreme left four-stage water tower with embattled parapet. All bay or oriel windows with embattled parapets.
All windows mullioned and transomed with single-pane plate glass glazing. Steeply pitched slate roofs, corniced axial stacks. Rear elevation mainly with bipartite windows; fire escape to west gable.
Interior: well preserved interior woodwork to doors, shutters and panelling. Strapwork plaster ceiling to drawingroom.
Architectural drawings for the construction of the house in the late 1880s indicate that it was designed by Charles William Stephens of 47 Hans Place, London. Stevens was the architect of the Harrods building in Brompton Road, London, as well as Claridge s Hotel and Harvey Nichols department store, and houses in Knightsbridge and Mayfair in the 1880s and 1890s. The name of the client was Robert Stewart (2018).
Listed building record updated in 2018.
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