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Isle of Whithorn, 38 Main Street, Low Isle House

A Category B Listed Building in Whithorn, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.7008 / 54°42'2"N

Longitude: -4.3652 / 4°21'54"W

OS Eastings: 247685

OS Northings: 536545

OS Grid: NX476365

Mapcode National: GBR HJL8.WRT

Mapcode Global: WH3VT.X3HM

Entry Name: Isle of Whithorn, 38 Main Street, Low Isle House

Listing Date: 26 April 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 350922

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17070

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Whithorn

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Parish: Whithorn

Traditional County: Wigtownshire

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Late 18th century. Substantial 2-storey, 4-bay house with nepus gable over central, advanced pair of bays. Modern roughcast walls, painted raised margins, angles and base course.

Gabled bays at centre with door to right (modern door), flanked by window; 2 1st floor windows and blind, keystoned oculus in gable head. Window to each floor in outer bays. 4-pane glazing pattern to sash and case windows. Ashlar coped skews, board end stacks and nepus gable stack; grey slate roof.

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