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Glenwhilly Farm and Farmhouse

A Category C Listed Building in New Luce, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0031 / 55°0'11"N

Longitude: -4.8592 / 4°51'33"W

OS Eastings: 217233

OS Northings: 571349

OS Grid: NX172713

Mapcode National: GBR 40.VWZK

Mapcode Global: WH2RX.BHBY

Entry Name: Glenwhilly Farm and Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 August 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353703

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19376

Building Class: Cultural

Location: New Luce

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Parish: New Luce

Traditional County: Wigtownshire

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Description

Earlier to mid 19th century. Farmhouse and steading.

FARMHOUSE: 2-storey, with 1st floor breaking eaves, 3-bay farmhouse. Painted rubble. Painted protruding cills.

S ELEVATION: gabled stone porch at centre, with door to W return and window to S. Windows in outer bays, with gabled dormerheads at 1st floor. Drystone garden wall adjoined to left and right.

E ELEVATION: blank.

4-pane glazing in sash and case windows. Gablehead stacks to E and W. Small grey slates. No skews. Octagonal cans.

STEADING: L-plan; range built into slope to W, forming single storey to W and 2-storey to E; single storey range to N. Painted rubble. Small grey slates to gabled and piended roofs.

W RANGE: windows at ground and 1st floors; segmental-arched cart arch to right; stable to left.

INTERIOR: cobbled stables, with swept timber trevises and hecks.

N RANGE: 2 lower buildings, stepping down in height; various doors and ventilation holes to byre to E.

Statement of Interest

"Glenwhillie Farm" is located on a different site on the "Plan of road" of 1813; Glenwhilly Farm and Farmhouse are shown on their present site on the "Plan of Glenwhilly" of 1853. Glenwhilly Farm and Farmhouse are listed as an unaltered and typical example of a good, traditional farm on the Earl of Stair's Estate.

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