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Latitude: 55.0137 / 55°0'49"N
Longitude: -3.8919 / 3°53'30"W
OS Eastings: 279121
OS Northings: 570434
OS Grid: NX791704
Mapcode National: GBR 1B8G.6J
Mapcode Global: WH4VN.57ZR
Entry Name: Durhamhill House and Flanking Steadings
Listing Date: 23 April 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 341962
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9670
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Kirkpatrick Durham
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford
Parish: Kirkpatrick Durham
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Circa 1820 built for Rev'd David Lamont. 3-storey, 3-bay symmetrical house; modern roughcast walling, rusticated quoins, polished raised margins. Roman-Doric columns support pediment over tripartite doorpiece.
All windows tripartite, 4-pane to ground and 1st floors, small-pane to 2nd.
Moulded eaves cornice.
Rear elevation sash and case windows with small-pane glazing.
Tall piended slate roofs.
FLANKING THE HOUSE: symmetrical detached single-storey and attic rubble-built steadings. Rusticated quoins, polished margins. Central tall round-arched cart entrance with oculus above flanked by doors; openings now mostly blocked. Steading to W linked to main house by curved coped painted rubble wall.
The village of Kirkpatrick-Durham was largely founded by Rev David Lamont circa 1785. Unusual for proportion of farmhouse and use of tripartite windows to all floors.
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