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Latitude: 54.9869 / 54°59'12"N
Longitude: -3.2618 / 3°15'42"W
OS Eastings: 319355
OS Northings: 566543
OS Grid: NY193665
Mapcode National: GBR 5BNS.M3
Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.VXYB
Entry Name: 2 Bank Street
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356283
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21067
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale South
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Dated 1882. Asymmetrical Scots Baronial former police office.
Bull-faced red ashlar with polished dressings,
roll-mouldings, strings and corbelling; some openings with
relieving arches. Tall narrow 3-storey single bay to N with
engaged conical-roofed circular stair turret rising above
eaves; main entrance with moulded round-arched wide opening
and recessed door to right of turret.
2-storey 3-bay range, latter with crow-stepped attic gable at
right corbelled above ground floor. Sash windows;
crow-stepped gables; coped stacks; slate roofs.
Single storey screen wall to left (N) with 2 blind bays. Set
behind low ashlar coping.
Now (1987) Social Work Department.
Category B for important setting in street.
B Group with Items in Bank Street and Items 31, 32.
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