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Black Stables, Castle Kennedy, Lochinch Heritage Estate

A Category C Listed Building in Mid Galloway and Wigtown West, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.9065 / 54°54'23"N

Longitude: -4.9418 / 4°56'30"W

OS Eastings: 211501

OS Northings: 560825

OS Grid: NX115608

Mapcode National: GBR GH5R.34R

Mapcode Global: WH2S8.2Y10

Plus Code: 9C6QW345+H7

Entry Name: Black Stables, Castle Kennedy, Lochinch Heritage Estate

Listing Name: Lochinch Heritage Estate, Black Stables Cottage

Listing Date: 28 January 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394013

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46675

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Inch

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Parish: Inch

Traditional County: Wigtownshire

Tagged with: Stable

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Later 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay cottage with lean-to to N. Whinstone (painted brick lean-to); brick surrounds to openings. Bracketed timber eaves; labelmoulds to W elevation openings.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central advanced gabled entrance; decorative scalloped skews; glazed timber door; letterbox fanlight; square plaque to gable; timber finial; flanking single windows. Square opening to recessed lean-to to outer left.

S (SIDE) ELEVATION: glazed timber door to outer right.

N (SIDE) ELEVATION: single strip window to lean-to.

E (REAR) ELEVATION: modern casement window to outer left; 12-pane window to outer right; single central window. Glazed timber door to recessed lean-to to outer right.

4-pane timber sash and case windows to W elevation; 12-pane and modern timber glazing to N elevation. Grey slate roof; rooflights; coped ridge stacks; polygonal cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

Statement of Interest

Additional ancillary structure to NE not included in the listing. The cottage is notable for its gothic inspired detailing especially the W elevation labelmoulds and the scallop work to the entrance porch. Other listings on the Lochinch Heritage Estate include Balker Farmhouse, Balker Lodge, Black Loch Boathouse, Canal Cottage, Castle Kennedy, Castle Kennedy Bridge, Castle Kennedy gatepiers, gates and boundary walls, Castle Kennedy Lodge, Castle Kennedy Walled Garden, East Lodge, Garden Cottage, Ice House, Kennels, Kennel's House, Kitchen Garden, Lochinch Castle, Lochinch Stable Court, Main Lodge, Main Lodge gatepiers, gates and boundary walls, Old Parish Church, Old Parish Church graveyard, 3 Sundials and White Loch Boathouse.

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