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Lodge, Portrack House

A Category B Listed Building in Holywood, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

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

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 343009

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10532

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Holywood

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Lochar

Parish: Holywood

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

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.

Statement of Interest

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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