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Steilston

A Category C Listed Building in Holywood, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1064 / 55°6'22"N

Longitude: -3.732 / 3°43'55"W

OS Eastings: 289601

OS Northings: 580476

OS Grid: NX896804

Mapcode National: GBR 29CD.T9

Mapcode Global: WH5W8.NX28

Entry Name: Steilston

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 343012

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10535

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Holywood

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale

Parish: Holywood

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Dated 1867. Asymmetrical 2-storey Scots Baronial villa. Built
of yellow brick with contrasting red ashlar dressings. South
elevation: arched doorway in finialed conical-roofed
off-centre circular turret, pedimented narrow bay linked to
advanced left gable; 1st floor window to right has gabled
dormer head. Windows mostly mullioned and/or transomed;
stepped string to upper floor; crow-stepped gables; corniced
stacks; slate roofs (4 solar panels).
Altered low wing to west.

Statement of Interest

NMRS survey of Sutherland Dickie & Copeland Drawings notes

plans and elevations for Steilston cottage 1868, drawn at 134

High Street, Dumfries.

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