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Kirkland

A Category C Listed Building in Tynron, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.2174 / 55°13'2"N

Longitude: -3.8743 / 3°52'27"W

OS Eastings: 280852

OS Northings: 593063

OS Grid: NX808930

Mapcode National: GBR 18D3.0J

Mapcode Global: WH4TP.G493

Plus Code: 9C7R648G+X7

Entry Name: Kirkland

Listing Name: Kirkland House

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 351035

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17179

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Tynron

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale

Parish: Tynron

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Late 18th/early 19th century 2-storey 3-bay country house
altered and enlarged circa 1840 with asymmetrical rear and
flanking wings. West elevation: mostly red or pink ashlar
(remainder of house mostly painted rubble); entrance in
inner pedimented bay; painted Roman Doric doorpiece
approached by steps; recessed panelled door with decorative
fanlight. 2-storey canted windows in outer bays (lying-pane
glazing to right); band between floors; eaves band; end
stacks with diamond flues; piended and platform roof;
recessed flanking wings also 2 storeys 2-bay left wing,
single bay right wing, sdquare rear stair turret, with
cupola, between 2 tall additions, these linked at ground
by low porch. Stacks mostly with diamond flues; all roofed
with graded slates.

Statement of Interest

Present plan largely as shown on 1st ed. OS (1856).

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