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Tolbooth, High Street, New Galloway

A Category B Listed Building in New Galloway, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0732 / 55°4'23"N

Longitude: -4.1408 / 4°8'26"W

OS Eastings: 263412

OS Northings: 577506

OS Grid: NX634775

Mapcode National: GBR 4X.QDY5

Mapcode Global: WH4V4.CRF6

Plus Code: 9C7Q3VF5+7M

Entry Name: Tolbooth, High Street, New Galloway

Listing Name: High Street, Town Hall

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 383854

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB38475

Building Class: Cultural

Location: New Galloway

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Town: New Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

Tagged with: Tollbooth

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Description

Rebuilt 1875, probably incorporating early 19th century building. 2-storey, 6-bay building with 3-stage tower at NE angle.

Walling smooth rendered and lined as ashlar with polished raised margins and basecourse. At base of tower round-arched hood-moulded doorway; heraldic panel above. All ground floor windows 4-pane sashes;

1st floor windows round arched with 5-pane top sashes, 4 pane lower. Bracketted gutter, slate roofs. Tower with square-headed window to 2nd stage, clockfaces to 3rd. Pairs of brackets support cornice, finials

at angles. Steeply pitched French-style slate roof with timber louvered lucarnes.

Panel in W wall reads "Rebuilt and enlarged 1875".

2-bay wing to East Port.

Statement of Interest

B Group with Kenbank and Burnbank.

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