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Latitude: 55.0297 / 55°1'46"N
Longitude: -3.5808 / 3°34'50"W
OS Eastings: 299052
OS Northings: 571719
OS Grid: NX990717
Mapcode National: GBR 3BF8.KS
Mapcode Global: WH5WQ.ZV00
Entry Name: Kelton Former Stables
Listing Date: 26 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334974
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3821
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Nith
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Mid 19th century. 2-storey stable block with Classical
features; 2 ranges in L-plan, and low walls form courtyard.
Built of red brick with contrasting yellow brick dressings
and corbelled red ashlar cornice. Segmental-arched openings.
Symmetrical 5-bay east range has pedimented 3-bay centrepiece
to courtyard with arcaded cartshed, panelled clasping
pilasters and louvred oculus; door and window at ground in
each outer bay; single windows at 1st floor (former groom's accommodation) (sash windows with 4-pane glazing); corniced symmetrically placed axial stacks. South range (with hayloft) symmetrical - 3 inner bays (with 2 diamond-shaped brick
ventilators) in 1st floor flanked by doors at each level;
additional linking bay in re-entrant angle; squat axial
ventilator with ball-finialed bell-cast lead roof; otherwise,
all roofed with graded slates. L-plan low range adjoins at
east. Courtyard closed at north by ashlar-coped red brick wall.
Kelton House not included in listing.
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