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Latitude: 54.9004 / 54°54'1"N
Longitude: -3.6698 / 3°40'11"W
OS Eastings: 293023
OS Northings: 557461
OS Grid: NX930574
Mapcode National: GBR 2CTS.94
Mapcode Global: WH5XG.L3Q3
Entry Name: Southwick House
Listing Date: 4 November 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334853
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3724
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Colvend and Southwick
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Abbey
Parish: Colvend And Southwick
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Mid 18th century in origin, refaced and enclosed by large
late 19th century additions. 2-storey over raised basement,
symmetrical classically detailed house. Squared rubble,
polished red sandstone margins and rusticated quoins.
S front: 5-bay central section is original mid-18th century
part, central projecting corniced porch, pedimented lugged
architraved doorpiece, double-leaf panelled doors. Flanking
door, 19th-century tripartite windows, margined and corniced.
To 1st all single light windows in ?18th-century margins with ?19th-century frieze and cornice. Flanking original house,
recessed single bay and advanced end pavilions, tripartite
windows. All sash and case windows with plate glass glazing,
12-pane to centre ground. Band course over basement, moulded
Flanks similarly detailed with canted bays rising through 2
storeys shallow square, projections at attic level to W. Rear
elevation all single light windows, single storey (basement)
projecting bay to centre.
Original house probably reroofed and roof level raised
19th-century, piended slate roofs, tall corniced axial
B Group with Southwick House Stables and Southwick House