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Maccheynston Farmhouse

A Category B Listed Building in Dunscore, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1407 / 55°8'26"N

Longitude: -3.7178 / 3°43'3"W

OS Eastings: 290602

OS Northings: 584270

OS Grid: NX906842

Mapcode National: GBR 29G0.X0

Mapcode Global: WH5W8.V1TX

Entry Name: Maccheynston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335476

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4237

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

Probably earlier/mid 19th century. Symmetrical, 2-storey,
3-bay farmhouse with lower 2-storey rear wing forming L-plan.
Stugged red coursers and polished dressings. East elevation:
central round-arched entrance with deeply recessed panelled
door with round-arched fanlight. 12-pane sashes. Cornice;
blocking course; straight skews; corniced end stacks; graded
slate roof. Rear porch in re-entrant angle.

Statement of Interest

Steading not included in listing.

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