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Walton Park Stables, Dovecot, Horsemill and Walled Garden

A Category B Listed Building in Kirkpatrick Durham, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0174 / 55°1'2"N

Longitude: -3.9385 / 3°56'18"W

OS Eastings: 276153

OS Northings: 570921

OS Grid: NX761709

Mapcode National: GBR 0BYF.46

Mapcode Global: WH4VM.G4RY

Entry Name: Walton Park Stables, Dovecot, Horsemill and Walled Garden

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 342605

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10193

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kirkpatrick Durham

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford

Parish: Kirkpatrick Durham

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Description

Dated 1817. Symmetrically arranged stable block of 4 ranges around cobbled courtyard. Squared rubble with some polished red sandstone detail to window margins and dovecot.

S ELEVATION: 3 stage advanced gabled centre, and single storey and attic gabled end bays linked by single storey ranges. All with depressed-arch cart entrances, eastern range converted to dwelling with windows and French doors inset into cart arches. Gabled bay to centre being pend entrance to courtyard, loft and dovecot above. Pointed-arch red sandstone panel to dovecot pierced with flight-holes. Range to right of pend, converted to domestic usage with tripartite glazed door

squaring off original cart-arch. End gables with oval sandstone tablet inscribed FAC ET SPERA 1817.

W range with unroofed horsemill to W formerly mill and barn.

Circa 1910 laundry to N part containing large brick kiln with cast-iron clothes dryers.

N and E ranges stabling and barn storage.

Large walled garden to W of house; coped rubble walls.

Statement of Interest

B group with Walton Park and Walton Park Lodge.

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