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Latitude: 55.22 / 55°13'11"N
Longitude: -3.7907 / 3°47'26"W
OS Eastings: 286177
OS Northings: 593210
OS Grid: NX861932
Mapcode National: GBR 18Z2.3L
Mapcode Global: WH5VV.R224
Entry Name: Keirmill Village Old Manse and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 342682
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10257
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Archibald Cleland contracting mason. Built 1777-8 (dated
1777, 1828, 1870, 1965 on modern door lintel), 2-storey 3-bay
former manse, built on slope, with basement to north east.
Rubble-built with ashlar dressings, all painted, with
contrasting margins. South west elevation: (rebuilt) central
doorway; 12-pane sashes; band course between floors;
cornice; blocking course; end stacks on ramped plinths;
piended and platform roof with graded slates. North east
elevation also 3 bays; 2 basement doors; single dormer with
finial and ornamental barge boards. Simple
gatepiers; curved quadrant walls with coping; all ashlar.
Outbuilding to south.
In 1828 the original wings were removed and an addition (now
removed) was made to the east possibly to plan by John
Smallwood, architect at Drumlanrig.
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