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Latitude: 55.2815 / 55°16'53"N
Longitude: -3.8093 / 3°48'33"W
OS Eastings: 285174
OS Northings: 600092
OS Grid: NS851000
Mapcode National: GBR 17VC.3J
Mapcode Global: WH5VG.GH8Y
Plus Code: 9C7R75JR+J7
Entry Name: Gatehouse, Drumlanrig Mains, Drumlanrig Estate
Listing Name: Drumlanrig Mains Offices, Sawmill and Workshops
Listing Date: 26 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 335065
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3893
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Tagged with: Gatehouse
Earlier 19th century, with additions; alterations by J Laird
circa 1924. 2-storey house at south east corner of extensive sawmill/workshop complex. All stugged and snecked rubble with
ashlar dressings; roofed with graded slates.
House (now estate office): asymmetrical 3-bay design in the
manner of William Burn hood-moulded mullioned windows with
lying-pane glazing; east elevation has advanced gable left,
gabled porch in re-entrant angle; axial stacks with octagonal
flues. South elevation also 3 (2 + 1) bays.
Sawmill/workshops: some alterations and additions;
single-storey with lofts; principal courtyard linked with
house, lesser courtyard to west (these linked via pend).
Long north range (sawmill) has gabled wide wheel house beside
2 large windows at west end of otherwise blank north
elevation; high wall with square gatepiers links (raised)
east gable of latter range with house. South range
(workshop) has long, 13-bay south elevation, gate to lesser
court at west gable, (altered) gatehouse at west end.
Timber-stores open to courtyard with most roofs supported on
cast-iron columns; segmental cart arches to some gables;
small-paned glazing throughout. Coped apex stacks.
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