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Gateslack Farmhouse

A Category B Listed Building in Durisdeer, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.3033 / 55°18'11"N

Longitude: -3.7479 / 3°44'52"W

OS Eastings: 289137

OS Northings: 602410

OS Grid: NS891024

Mapcode National: GBR 2783.DR

Mapcode Global: WH5V9.DYJT

Plus Code: 9C7R8732+8V

Entry Name: Gateslack Farmhouse

Listing Name: Gateslack Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335037

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3873

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Durisdeer

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale

Parish: Durisdeer

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Walter Newall of Dumfries, architect. Circa 1830. 2-storey
3-bay farmhouse with rear wing. West elevation: pink ashlar
(other elevations contrasting red and pink sandstone or
whitewashed); gabled central porch (door in side elevation),
sash windows with 12-pane glazing; saw-toothed skews;
corniced end stacks. Reear wing 2 storeys, 2 bays,
(presumably raised in height) with 2 gabled dormer heads
facing south, lean-to in re-entrant angle. All roofed with
graded slates.

Statement of Interest

Loudon's illustration shows a piend-roofed house with

columned porch and ridge stacks a degree of licence was used

when publishing his designs. Steading too altered to merit


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