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Queensberry Arms Hotel, 47-49 High Street, Annan

A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.987 / 54°59'13"N

Longitude: -3.263 / 3°15'46"W

OS Eastings: 319276

OS Northings: 566553

OS Grid: NY192665

Mapcode National: GBR 5BNS.C3

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.VXC8

Plus Code: 9C6RXPPP+RQ

Entry Name: Queensberry Arms Hotel, 47-49 High Street, Annan

Listing Name: 47, 49 High Street, Queensberry Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 3 August 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356325

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21088

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Annan

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Mid 18th century 3-storey hotel, originally 3 bays, 2
full-height bays added to W probably early 19th century;
2-storey single bay to E with blocked segmental-arched pend.
Whitewashed render with contrasting painted margins. Columned
porch added to original central doorway in mid 19th century.
Sash windows with 4-pane glazing pattern. Cill bands to upper
floors; cornice; skews; end stacks; slate roofs.
Huge modern rear wing.

Statement of Interest

Crest on front wall set between original building and


In 1838 Prince Louis Napoleon, afterwards French Emperor,

rested here on his way to the Eglinton tournament. Former

change-house for Edinburgh-London travellers.

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