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Glenesslin Farmhouse

A Category C Listed Building in Dunscore, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1335 / 55°8'0"N

Longitude: -3.824 / 3°49'26"W

OS Eastings: 283812

OS Northings: 583643

OS Grid: NX838836

Mapcode National: GBR 19Q2.XL

Mapcode Global: WH5W7.77BF

Entry Name: Glenesslin Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335474

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4235

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dunscore

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale

Parish: Dunscore

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Earlier 19th century. Wide, 2-storey farmhouse with rear
wing. Rubble-built and painted, with contrasting ashlar
margins. South elevation: unusual window arrangement; inner
bay, with central gabled porch & single 1st floor window,
flanked by one window at ground (window to right now
bipartite) and 2 windows at 1st floor; sash windows with
4-pane glazing. Symmetrically-placed corniced stacks; piended
roof, covered with graded slates. Rear wing with stepped roof
levels, carved stone incorporated above ground floor
bipartite.

Statement of Interest

Steading not included in listing.

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