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Lochinch Heritage Estate, Canal Cottage

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9073 / 54°54'26"N

Longitude: -4.9451 / 4°56'42"W

OS Eastings: 211290

OS Northings: 560927

OS Grid: NX112609

Mapcode National: GBR GH5Q.TXB

Mapcode Global: WH2S8.0XGC

Entry Name: Lochinch Heritage Estate, Canal Cottage

Listing Date: 28 January 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394014

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46676

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Inch

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Parish: Inch

Traditional County: Wigtownshire

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Description

Later 19th century. Single storey, 6-bay cottage adjacent to kitchen garden (see separate list description). Whinstone; quoins; red sandstone doorpiece dressings; stop-chamfered reveals. Timber bracketed eaves; timber fretwork to gables.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: glazed timber doors to penultimate bays to left and right; 2 single windows to central gabled bays; bipartite windows to gabled bays to outer left and right.

NE (SIDE) ELEVATION: 2 single windows.

Plate glass and 4-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; coped ridge stacks; circular cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

Statement of Interest

Canal Cottage stands to the E of the kitchen garden (see separate list description) and is notable for its modest gothic detailing, for example, the timber fretwork to the 2 central gables. Other listings on the Lochinch Heritage Estate include Balker Farmhouse, Balker Lodge, Black Loch Boathouse, Black Stables 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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