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Latitude: 54.9848 / 54°59'5"N
Longitude: -3.26 / 3°15'35"W
OS Eastings: 319469
OS Northings: 566309
OS Grid: NY194663
Mapcode National: GBR 5BPS.0W
Mapcode Global: WH6Y6.WYTX
Entry Name: Station Road, Annan Academy
Listing Date: 3 August 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356378
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21126
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Annandale South
Traditional County: Dumfriesshire
Frank C Carruthers of Dumfries and Lockerbie. Circa 1896.
School with central tower. Free Renaissance. Single storey
with attics. Bull-faced red ashlar with polished dressings, mullioned/mullioned and transomed windows mostly with
ornamental heads or pediments; variety of glazing patterns;
some multi-paned upper sashes. Slate roofs. Long symmetrical
W elevation breaks into 3 3-bay ranges, the outer ranges
L-plan with porches in re-entrant angles; the inner shallow
recessed with pierced parapet, main door and canted windows,
tower and attic storey set back and with high roofs behind.
Tower is square with engaged angle shafts terminating above
parapet in ogee-roofed turrets, arcaded belfry openings below
cornice, slated and leaded ogee roofed cupola.
Detached small octagonal structure to rear with round-arched
wide doorway, facetted roof with louvred apex ventilator with
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