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Drummore Farmhouse, Retaining Wall and Gatepiers

A Category B Listed Building in Castle Douglas and Crocketford, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0553 / 55°3'18"N

Longitude: -3.7219 / 3°43'18"W

OS Eastings: 290104

OS Northings: 574775

OS Grid: NX901747

Mapcode National: GBR 29GZ.0M

Mapcode Global: WH5WN.S6VD

Entry Name: Drummore Farmhouse, Retaining Wall and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 23 April 1990

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 342014

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB9714

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Lochrutton

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford

Parish: Lochrutton

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Description

Late 18th century symmetrical farmhouse. Painted granite
rubble with polished margins.
3-bay, 2-storey elevation with flanking wings; single-storey
to right, with attic to left.
Door with single pedimented porch and fanlight; modern door.
All windows single-light; plate-glass sashes with out of
character modern aluminium-framed glazing to upper windows.
Slate roofs, flat skews; corniced axial stacks, flanking
wings similarly detailed, that to left byre with loft above.
House built on raised ground with coped rubble retaining wall
supporting cast-iron railings. Pair of coped rusticated
gatepiers with wrought-iron gates.

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