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Latitude: 55.076 / 55°4'33"N
Longitude: -3.5951 / 3°35'42"W
OS Eastings: 298255
OS Northings: 576890
OS Grid: NX982768
Mapcode National: GBR 39BR.G6
Mapcode Global: WH5WJ.RP70
Entry Name: Marchmount Avenue Marchmount
Listing Date: 26 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334986
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3831
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Lochar
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Earlier 19th century. 2 storeys over basement, 3 bays.
Former manse with Classical detail; doubled in depth in
keeping with earlier house late 19th century (flanks now 4
bays). All red ashlar. South west elevation: central
pedimented "Doric" porch; panelled door and sidelights under
long narrow fanlight: tripartite above; architraved windows
with plate-glass sashes, corniced at ground; cill bands;
cornice; blocking course; symmetrically placed stacks
(grouped octagonal flues); piended slate roof with platform.
Mullioned and transomed stair window to north east elevation
in shallow recessed central bay (and modern fire escape
inserted) main cornice above on corbels; inner bay of south
east front of addition similarly recessed.
Interior: re-modelled with elaborate Classical interiors
presumably contemporary with addition; some rich plaster-
work; wooden stair with arcaded balustrade.
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