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Ardville, 47 Main Street, Glenluce

A Category C Listed Building in Mid Galloway and Wigtown West, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.8791 / 54°52'44"N

Longitude: -4.8103 / 4°48'37"W

OS Eastings: 219803

OS Northings: 557438

OS Grid: NX198574

Mapcode National: GBR GHHT.9BG

Mapcode Global: WH2SJ.2MMF

Plus Code: 9C6QV5HQ+MV

Entry Name: Ardville, 47 Main Street, Glenluce

Listing Name: Glenluce, 47 Main Street, Ardville

Listing Date: 17 December 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353659

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19335

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Old Luce

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Parish: Old Luce

Traditional County: Wigtownshire

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1900 (dated), with 18th century origin. 2-storey, with 1st floor breaking eaves, 3-bay house, formerly with shop at ground floor, in terrace. Rendered and finely lined. Painted architraved margins.

Quoin strips. Painted base course.

S (MAIN STREET) ELEVATION: consoled cornice over former 3-bay shop at ground floor, grouped towards left; blocked doorway at centre; window to left and right. Fanlit door to outer right; moulded surround to panel above, inscribed "Rebuilt 1900. May 1st 1736 David Leggat, Chyrugeon". Window at centre at 1st floor truncated by eaves; triangular dormerheads to window in bays to left and right.

W ELEVATION: adjoined to slightly lower building, Nos 43 and 45 Main Street (see separate listing).

E ELEVATION: adjoined to slightly lower building, No 49 Main Street. Modern glazing at 1st floor; plate glass display windows at ground floor. No skews. Partly rendered gablehead stacks, mutual to E and W. Modern tiles. Cast-iron rainwater goods; decorative gutter fixtures. Octagonal cans.

Statement of Interest

The dormerheads were formerly surmounted by decorative iron finials.

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