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79 Port Street, Annan

A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.9827 / 54°58'57"N

Longitude: -3.2704 / 3°16'13"W

OS Eastings: 318797

OS Northings: 566080

OS Grid: NY187660

Mapcode National: GBR 5BLT.RN

Mapcode Global: WH6YD.Q1V1

Plus Code: 9C6RXPMH+3R

Entry Name: 79 Port Street, Annan

Listing Name: 75-87 (Odd Nos) Port Street and Welldale Mill Adjoining

Listing Date: 12 July 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356358

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21113

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Annan

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Probably all built in first half 19th century. Long 2-storey
row including warehouse range and row of workers' housing,
continuous roofline broken above archway linking these ranges
(arch has single storey elevation, footings survive of
original feature above wall-head). Herring-bone-stugged red
ashlar, polished raised margins; slate roofs.
STORAGE): openings mainly blocked or with timber louvers; 3
inner bays (perhaps originally domestic) built first,
extended to N and to S in sympathetic manner but with
irregular bays and with band courses between floors; N gable
(to Nicholson Street) has 4 (unequal) bays plus attic
opening; gabled pulley hoist over wall-head on extension to
S. Single storey weaving sheds to rear, wooden roofs on
cast-iron columns; also a 3-storey 6-bay block.
HOUSES: 8 bays in total, originally 8 doors, including closes
and pend, 1 door now a window; pair houses nearest N now one
house, remainder of row unoccupied (1987); band course
between floors; eaves/lintel band; skews; end and axial

Statement of Interest

On corner with Nicholson Street.

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