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A Category B Listed Building in Troqueer, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.0601 / 55°3'36"N

Longitude: -3.6805 / 3°40'49"W

OS Eastings: 292762

OS Northings: 575250

OS Grid: NX927752

Mapcode National: GBR 29QX.ZW

Mapcode Global: WH5WP.F2MN

Plus Code: 9C7R3869+2R

Entry Name: Castlehill

Listing Name: Castlehill House and Gatepiers on Main Road

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 351017

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17159

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200351017

Location: Troqueer

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Abbey

Parish: Troqueer

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Circa 1800. 2-storey 3-bay house with basement. Painted,
droved ashlar, margins and rusticated quoins. North
elevation: steps leading to central Roman Doric-columned
porch, panelled door with decorative fanlight; 12-pane
sashes; base course; eaves/lintel band;/cornice; straight
skews; end stacks, slate roof. Central stair turret on
north wall, with curved roof. West gable adjoins long 2-
storey range (probably former house built 2nd half of 18th
century); latter is harled, with altered opeinings; blocked
eaves at north end, curved skewputts and 2 12-pane sashes
to north gable; 2 east-facing modern garage doors; brick
end stacks and slate roof. Garden wall extends to south.
2 circular painted ashlar gatepiers at roadside are
corniced, with domed caps.

Statement of Interest

1794 lintel set into garden terrace wall.

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