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Dovecot, Greencroft, Annan

A Category C Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.9864 / 54°59'11"N

Longitude: -3.263 / 3°15'46"W

OS Eastings: 319277

OS Northings: 566485

OS Grid: NY192664

Mapcode National: GBR 5BNS.C9

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.VXCQ

Plus Code: 9C6RXPPP+HQ

Entry Name: Dovecot, Greencroft, Annan

Listing Name: Greencroft Wynd Dovecot

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356318

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21083

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Annan

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

Tagged with: Dovecote

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Probably 18th century, but altered, upper part perhaps rebuilt. Square-plan dovecot, probably originally free-standing, now at E end of garage and incorporated in garden walling. Rubble-built with ashlar dreessings. Door slapping in S wall (approached by modern ramp), 2 triangular openings above for flight-holes, the lower opening blocked.

Pyramidal slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Change of category B to C(S) 12.7.88.

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