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72 Main Street, Isle Of Whithorn

A Category C Listed Building in Whithorn, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.6996 / 54°41'58"N

Longitude: -4.3622 / 4°21'43"W

OS Eastings: 247873

OS Northings: 536403

OS Grid: NX478364

Mapcode National: GBR HJL8.YCG

Mapcode Global: WH3VT.Y4XK

Plus Code: 9C6QMJXQ+R4

Entry Name: 72 Main Street, Isle Of Whithorn

Listing Name: Isle of Whithorn, 72-74 (Even Nos) Main Street

Listing Date: 20 July 1972

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353558

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19239

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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Pair of late 18th century, 2-storey and attic, 2-bay houses. No 72 painted rubble, No 74 harled. Both with painted raised margins, No 72 with raised painted angles. No 74 slightly lower than No 72.

To right, doorway, to No 72 with fanlight. To extreme right small oculus window. Otherwise single light windows, sash and case with 12-pane glazing to No 74; No 72 with modern pivot, 2-pane, plate glass windows. Both with raised basecourses, No 72 with eaves band.

End skews, coped end stacks with thackstanes, sandstone ridge, slate roo fs. Both with small modern 3-light box dormer.

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