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Duchra Farm, Gatepiers, Gates, Railings and Boundary Walls Only (Excluding Farmhouse and Steading)

A Category C Listed Building in Stranraer and the Rhins, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8667 / 54°51'59"N

Longitude: -5.0189 / 5°1'8"W

OS Eastings: 206365

OS Northings: 556606

OS Grid: NX063566

Mapcode National: GBR FHZV.9SV

Mapcode Global: WH1R8.WY61

Entry Name: Duchra Farm, Gatepiers, Gates, Railings and Boundary Walls Only (Excluding Farmhouse and Steading)

Listing Date: 28 January 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394008

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46670

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Inch

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Stranraer and the Rhins

Parish: Inch

Traditional County: Wigtownshire

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Description

Late 19th -early 20th century. Square-plan iron gatepiers; sunken rectangular panels to central sections; pyramidal caps. Highly decorative 2-leaf iron gates; foliate patterns; single gate to SW of main gates. Coped boundary wall to SE; geometrical foliate design iron railings to rectangular panels atop boundary wall.

Statement of Interest

Farmhouse and steading not included in listing. A fine remaining example of late 19th century decorative iron-work delineating property boundaries. Farm marked on J Ainslie's Wigton map, 1782, as Dochrae.

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