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Torwood Lodge

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9375 / 54°56'14"N

Longitude: -4.7432 / 4°44'35"W

OS Eastings: 224362

OS Northings: 563757

OS Grid: NX243637

Mapcode National: GBR GHNN.J2Z

Mapcode Global: WH2SC.35L5

Entry Name: Torwood Lodge

Listing Date: 3 August 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353720

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19390

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

Later 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay lodge. Squared and snecked rubble. Polished granite stop-chamfered margins. Bull-faced granite long and short quoins with margin draft. Square windows. Overhanging eaves. Jerkin-headed to N and S. E (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: decorative gabled open timber porch, with finial, to door at centre. Windows in outer bays.

S ELEVATION: window at centre.

W ELEVATION: gabled bay advanced at centre, with door to N return and window to W.

N ELEVATION: slightly lower, similarly detailed modern extension adjoined.

Modern lead-pane effect glazing. Coped ridge stack at centre. Small grey slates. Decorative iron finials to N and S. Octagonal can.

Statement of Interest

Torwood Lodge was the lodge to Torwood House, which is now a hotel.

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