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Latitude: 54.835 / 54°50'5"N
Longitude: -4.7774 / 4°46'38"W
OS Eastings: 221721
OS Northings: 552438
OS Grid: NX217524
Mapcode National: GBR GHLX.SJ8
Mapcode Global: WH2SQ.LQ8T
Entry Name: Laigh Sinniness, Former Farmhouse and Steading
Listing Date: 3 August 1993
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353693
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19367
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Old Luce
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Parish: Old Luce
Traditional County: Wigtownshire
Early to earlier 19th century farmhouse, probably altered in mid
19th century, and mid 19th century steading. Farmhouse now disused; later farmhouse to N.
HOUSE: 2-storey, 3-bay house, probably raised from single storey in mid 19th century; single storey outbuilding adjoined to W. Rubble. 8-pane glazing in small sash and case windows to N elevation. Red sandstone coped skews. Banded rubble gablehead stacks to E and W. Small grey slates.
S ELEVATION: door at centre. Window at ground and 1st floors in bays to left and right. Outbuilding adjoined to left, with door and window.
N ELEVATION: window to both floors in outer bays. Modern wall adjoined to left of centre.
W ELEVATION: lower gabled outbuilding adjoined.
E ELEVATION: gabled and blank.
STEADING: L-plan steading; further range to E; stepped composition of buildings. Painted rubble. Red sandstone coped skews. Grey slates. Byre to W to L-plan range; barn to E, with threshing machine; formerly with water-wheel in re-entrant angle to SW; segmental-arched opening to E. Range to E, with cartshed to W and stable to E; cartshed with 2 cart bays to N and door to loft in W gablehead.
The farmhouse appears to have been raised from single storey, an alteration probably contemporaneous with the steading. The steading is a traditional post-improvement Wigtownshire steading.
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