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Latitude: 54.8516 / 54°51'5"N
Longitude: -4.6366 / 4°38'11"W
OS Eastings: 230828
OS Northings: 553941
OS Grid: NX308539
Mapcode National: GBR GHXW.JXB
Mapcode Global: WH2SS.RB81
Plus Code: 9C6QV927+J8
Entry Name: Cart Shed, Old Place Of Mochrum
Listing Name: Old Place of Mochrum, Cartshed
Listing Date: 11 November 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353958
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19568
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Traditional County: Wigtownshire
Post 1907. Cartshed. L-plan; single storey. Rubble, verging on cyclopean pattern. Flat-arched cart openings, with concrete lintels. Crowstepped gables: crowsteps built of small stones covered over with thin stone coping. Small grey slates.
N ELEVATION: gabled jamb advanced to right, forming L-plan; opening to gable; two openings to E return. Gabled bay, with opening, slightly advanced to N in re-entrant angle. 3 openings to left.
S ELEVATION: blank; gable advanced to left.
E ELEVATION: gabled and blank.
The cartshed is not marked on the OS Map of 1907. The cartshed was probably designed by Robert Weir Schultz as fabric and form follow that of the Old Place of Mochrum and the Electricity House nearby, attributed to him. Stewart and Paterson's work at House of Elrig echoes details here. See separate listings for Old Place of Mochrum: Bridge; Electricity House and Sawmill; Old Place of Mochrum, with Walled Garden and Sundial.