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6-8 Butts Street, Annan

A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.9881 / 54°59'17"N

Longitude: -3.2597 / 3°15'34"W

OS Eastings: 319495

OS Northings: 566666

OS Grid: NY194666

Mapcode National: GBR 5BPR.2Q

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.WWYG

Plus Code: 9C6RXPQR+64

Entry Name: 6-8 Butts Street, Annan

Listing Name: 6 Butts Street Including Gatepiers and Vaulted Cellars

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356291

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21074

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Annan

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Early 18th century with alterations; converted to form restaurant 1985-6. 2-storey 5-bay townhouse, extended to N by 3 similar bays probably first half of 19th century. Painted rubble with contrasting chamfered ashlar margins. Continuous slated roof.

ORIGINAL HOUSE: altereed ground floor; central door (margins not original), 2 ground floor windows replace 4 originals; 5 regular (original) bays at 1st floor, sash windows with 12-pane glazing. Steep-pitched shallow gable with skews and skewputts at S. Rebuilt end stacks.

Original Interior largely destroyed 1985 without proper record; only fragments of original timber panelling survive.

ADDITION: door and window at ground, 3 1st floor windows. 2 tall corniced square rusticated ashlar gatepiers to S with finials removed, and 2 barrel-vaulted cellars alongside, all contemporary with original house.

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