This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 54.8924 / 54°53'32"N
Longitude: -4.5706 / 4°34'14"W
OS Eastings: 235234
OS Northings: 558320
OS Grid: NX352583
Mapcode National: GBR HH2S.C4J
Mapcode Global: WH3TR.R9Q8
Plus Code: 9C6QVCRH+XQ
Entry Name: Boreland Farmhouse
Listing Name: Boreland Farmhouse
Listing Date: 20 July 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 342474
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10075
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Traditional County: Wigtownshire
Earlier-mid 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay symmetrical double-bow fronted house. Unusual plan with central flue-bearing spine wall, square ground plan. Painted rubble walling, exposed granite angle and window margins; bull-faced to ground, smooth to 1st. Central doorway with smooth cavetto reveals, panelled door with fanlight. Single window above. Flanking centre bay bowed bays with single windows. All windows single light, sash and case with 4-pane glazing, except 1st floor to front and 1 at ground floor to rear unauthorised uPVC replacements and doors to rear. Finely dressed granite band over ground and at eaves, piended slate roofs with tall wide central stack with 9 octagonal cans. To rear, one and a half storey gabled wing, painted rubble with granite quoins, slate roofs, tall granite stack.
Unusual in plan and elevation for this part of Wigtownshire.