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Latitude: 55.2732 / 55°16'23"N
Longitude: -3.8132 / 3°48'47"W
OS Eastings: 284903
OS Northings: 599167
OS Grid: NX849991
Mapcode National: GBR 17TG.7J
Mapcode Global: WH5VG.DQFD
Plus Code: 9C7R75FP+7P
Entry Name: Heather House, Drumlanrig Estate
Listing Name: Drumlanrig Summer House North of Duchess Well
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 335014
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3854
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Tagged with: Architectural structure
Mid 19th century. Rustic, octagonal-plan summerhouse with shallow-pitched conical slate roof supported on tree trunks.
Bays constructed with split logs laid in geometric patterns; cusped-headed openings (doorway faces roughly north).
Interior: walls and roof faced with split branches, also in
geometric patterns; seats along walls covered with matting;
Slate roof not original. Semi-circular upright iron rail to
north for hanging plants.
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