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Garden Cottage, Castle Kennedy, Lochinch Heritage Estate

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

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Latitude: 54.9057 / 54°54'20"N

Longitude: -4.9444 / 4°56'39"W

OS Eastings: 211330

OS Northings: 560740

OS Grid: NX113607

Mapcode National: GBR GH5R.1Y8

Mapcode Global: WH2S8.0YTM

Plus Code: 9C6QW344+76

Entry Name: Garden Cottage, Castle Kennedy, Lochinch Heritage Estate

Listing Name: Lochinch Heritage Estate, Garden Cottage

Listing Date: 28 January 2000

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394017

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46682

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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Late 18th century, with later alterations. Single storey, 5-bay cottage. Rubble; some harl and brickwork. Timber bracketed eaves.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: 2 gabled timber entrances to penultimate bays to outer left and right; timber finials; glazed timber door to right, timber door to left; bipartite window to central bay; single windows flanking to outer left and right.

N (SIDE) ELEVATION: blank elevation.

E (REAR) ELEVATION: single modern window to recessed bay at centre; glazed timber door to recessed re-entrant angle to right; single windows to advanced bays to outer left and right. Corrugated addition to outer left; single window.

S (SIDE) ELEVATION: single modern window to right of gable. Timber door to corrugated lean-to to outer right.

4- and 12- pane timber sash and case windows; modern windows to E and S elevations. Grey slate roof; rooflights; modillion cornice to brick ridge stacks; circular and polygonal cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

Statement of Interest

Gate lodge to Castle Kennedy Bridge and gatepiers (see separate list description). This lodge in the Lochinch Heritage Estate is of particular interest as it is of earlier date, shown by its rubble walling, yet incorporates the later 19th century detailing found in the other lodges, for example, the timber porches. Other listings on the Lochinch Heritage Estate include Balker Farmhouse, Balker Lodge, Black Loch Boathouse, Black Stables Cottage, Canal Cottage, Castle Kennedy, Castle Kennedy Bridge, Castle Kennedy gatepiers, gates and boundary walls, Castle Kennedy Lodge, Castle Kennedy Walled Garden, East Lodge, 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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