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Latitude: 55.2239 / 55°13'26"N
Longitude: -3.4023 / 3°24'8"W
OS Eastings: 310892
OS Northings: 593084
OS Grid: NY108930
Mapcode National: GBR 48P1.65
Mapcode Global: WH6WZ.QY1N
Entry Name: Girthead Farmhouse
Listing Date: 22 February 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 350606
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16793
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale North
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Built in second half of 17th/early 18th century. 2-storey and
dormerless attic 3-bay house. Whitewashed rough-rendered
rubble with ashlar dressings with chamfered and contrasting
painted margins. Architraved doorway at E behind circa 1900
off-centre brick porch. SE corner rebuilt in 19th century.
Sash windows, mostly with small-paned glazing: single blocked
1st floor window to W, attic window in E gable end. Moulded
eaves cornice; skews and shaped skewputts over N gable;
rebuilt end stacks; roofed with small, uniform slates; stone
ridging. Lean-to abutting N gable added probably 1st half of
Cobbled track approaches from E through tree-lined avenue.
Porch obscures blocked opening beside and moulded panel above
original doorway. Steading not including in listing.