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Rue Farm House and Barn

A Category B Listed Building in Holywood, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.1113 / 55°6'40"N

Longitude: -3.708 / 3°42'28"W

OS Eastings: 291147

OS Northings: 580992

OS Grid: NX911809

Mapcode National: GBR 29KB.1J

Mapcode Global: WH5W9.0SLF

Entry Name: Rue Farm House and Barn

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 343010

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10533

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Holywood

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale

Parish: Holywood

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Probably circa 1830. 2-storey 3-bay farmhouse and steading

with tall barn at west. All rubble-built with ashlar

dressings, red ashlar dressings of house exposed, remainder

all whitewashed. All roofed with graded slates. HOUSE:

narrow central door to south elevation, with bracketted hood; small-panes sash windows coped stacks; full-height rear wing.

BARN 2 storeys, 8 bays; cartshed at south end, off-centre

door with tall flanking slits, square loft door above; narrow

loft openings. Low door on south gable, access to former mill

gearing area.

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