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Post Office, 2 Main Street, New Luce

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

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Latitude: 54.9441 / 54°56'38"N

Longitude: -4.8524 / 4°51'8"W

OS Eastings: 217399

OS Northings: 564770

OS Grid: NX173647

Mapcode National: GBR 40.ZQZ0

Mapcode Global: WH2S3.FZKP

Plus Code: 9C6QW4VX+J2

Entry Name: Post Office, 2 Main Street, New Luce

Listing Name: New Luce, 2 Main Street

Listing Date: 17 December 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353715

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19385

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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Early to earlier 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay cottage. Pebble dashed. Protruding cills.

E (MAIN STREET) ELEVATION: door at centre. Windows in outer bays.

N ELEVATION: gabled and blank. Rubble shed adjoined to outer right.

S ELEVATION: adjoined to lower building, No 4 Main Street. Top-hopper glazing. Broad, pebble-dashed gablehead stacks to N and S. Modern tiles. No skews.

Statement of Interest

No 2 Main Street was built sometime between 1794 and 1840; it is not shown on the "Plan... of New Luce" of 1794, but it is shown on the "Plan of the Village of New Luce" of 1840. The Main Street is called "New Clauchan" on the latter plan.

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