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Solway Street, Seaforth House and Gatepiers and Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9856 / 54°59'8"N

Longitude: -3.2544 / 3°15'15"W

OS Eastings: 319826

OS Northings: 566388

OS Grid: NY198663

Mapcode National: GBR 5BQS.7L

Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.ZYGB

Entry Name: Solway Street, Seaforth House and Gatepiers and Railings

Listing Date: 12 July 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356376

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21124

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Annan

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Annan

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

After style of Walter Newall, but probably 1860/70.
Symmetrical 2-storey, 3-bay villa with low rear (E) wing.
Droved red ashlar, polished dressings and architraves. W
elevation: central porch on 2 slightly battered square
monolithic columns, panelled door with sidelights; canted
ground floor windows in outer bays; windows with bracketted
cills. 3-bay flanks. Axial stacks with grouped diamond flues.
Piended slate roof. Rear wing, single storey, single bay with
garage (former coach house) at E.
Square gatepiers with projecting caps with cavetto mouldings;
cast-iron railings.

Statement of Interest

Possibly John Hodgson of Carlisle whose Westerhill villa is stylistically comparable (ref Eskdale and Liddesdale

Advertiser, 20.6.1867)

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