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Latitude: 54.9869 / 54°59'12"N
Longitude: -3.2615 / 3°15'41"W
OS Eastings: 319375
OS Northings: 566535
OS Grid: NY193665
Mapcode National: GBR 5BNS.P4
Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.WX2C
Entry Name: 12 Downie's Wynd, Market Hall
Listing Date: 12 July 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356313
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21079
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale South
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Later 19th century. 2 adjoining near contemporary buildings
forming market hall. 2 storeys. All bull-faced red ashlar
with polished dressings, continuous cornice over ground
floor, each building with similarly detailed bracketted
cornice. Original glazing retained throughout. Straight
skews; end stacks; continuous slate roof.
RANGE NEAREST S: 9 bays, square-headed openings, wide ground
floor openings divided by stone piers; 2 foreshortened roof
ventilators; earlier walling incorporated at rear.
RANGE NEAREST N: 6 (1 + 5 close-spaced) bays with
segmental-arched openings; door left, otherwise ground floor
Also entered through gated pend in library on Bank Street