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Latitude: 55.1283 / 55°7'41"N
Longitude: -3.6652 / 3°39'54"W
OS Eastings: 293918
OS Northings: 582814
OS Grid: NX939828
Mapcode National: GBR 29V4.9G
Mapcode Global: WH5W9.NCVD
Plus Code: 9C7R48HM+8W
Entry Name: Lodge, Portrack House
Listing Name: Portrack House Summer House (Formerly Lodge to Mollance House)
Listing Date: 26 June 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 343009
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10532
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Lochar
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Circa 1770; re-erected on present site circa 1970. single
storey octagonal plan former lodge, now a summerhouse.
Rendered, with ashlar margins, eaves course, cornice and
blocking course: Octagon-patterned glazing to sash windows
and to door: latter faces Portrack House - inscription panel
on blind window in opposite face. Corniced octagonal apex
stack; facetted slate roof.
Portrack house not included in listing. Inscribed "... lodge
is one of a pair built at Mollance near Castle Douglas in
1770. In 1970 condemned... one was moved to Glenkiln near
Shawhead by W.J.K. and the other here by J.K...."
Category B for quality of barn. Possibly by Walter Newall.
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