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131-133 (Odd Nos) King Street, Royal Bank Scotland

A Category B Listed Building in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9402 / 54°56'24"N

Longitude: -3.9302 / 3°55'48"W

OS Eastings: 276447

OS Northings: 562320

OS Grid: NX764623

Mapcode National: GBR 0CZ9.XW

Mapcode Global: WH4W0.L3P3

Entry Name: 131-133 (Odd Nos) King Street, Royal Bank Scotland

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 358708

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22973

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Castle Douglas

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: Castle Douglas

Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Description

Built 1884 as the Commercial Bank of Scotland. 3-storey
central gable with datestone 1884.
asymmetrical 4-bay bank with 2-storey bay to E flank.
Flat skew stones, skewputts, steeply pitched slate roof.
Rock-faced granite with broached quoins. Margins of chamfered
Corniced end stacks with tall square cans. Flanks and rear of
granite monoliths.
rubble.
Ground floor with 2 depressed arch doors and 1 window
(formerly door) otherwise all windows square-headed, one
round-arched over central door. Single light or tripartite
sash and case with plate-glass 2-pane glazing pattern, some
with lower sashes 2-pane to 1st. Roofline with 3 asymmetrical
gables, that to E with figure of St Andrew in mandorla,

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