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1 Smithy Lane, New Luce

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

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Latitude: 54.9429 / 54°56'34"N

Longitude: -4.8514 / 4°51'5"W

OS Eastings: 217458

OS Northings: 564634

OS Grid: NX174646

Mapcode National: GBR 40.ZR7D

Mapcode Global: WH2S9.G111

Plus Code: 9C6QW4VX+5C

Entry Name: 1 Smithy Lane, New Luce

Listing Name: New Luce, 1 Smithy Lane

Listing Date: 20 July 1972

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353717

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19387

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 19th century. Single storey and basement cottage, forming

2 storeys on falling ground to river. Painted rubble. Modern rendered extension to E, built upon original rubble wall to N.

S (SMITHY LANE) ELVATION: 3 stone steps up to door to outer right. Window to outer left. 2 windows to extension to right.

W ELEVATION: 2-storey. Boarded door to left to basement.

N ELEVATION: 2 windows to each floor. 2 windows to upper floor to extension to left.

Largely modern small-pane timber glazing; 4-pane fixed glazing to basement to N. Small purple slates. Modern rendered gablehead stacks to cottage to E and W. No skews.

Statement of Interest

1 Smithy Lane was built sometime between 1794 and 1840; the building 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. Listed for group value with Cross Water Bridge (see separate listing).

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