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4 The Square, New Abbey

A Category C Listed Building in Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.98 / 54°58'48"N

Longitude: -3.6222 / 3°37'19"W

OS Eastings: 296279

OS Northings: 566248

OS Grid: NX962662

Mapcode National: GBR 3B4V.LL

Mapcode Global: WH5X3.B3D2

Plus Code: 9C6RX9JH+24

Entry Name: 4 The Square, New Abbey

Listing Name: New Abbey Village the Square M J Carberry's Shop/Post Office, House and Warehouse

Listing Date: 26 June 1986

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 407358

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17302

Building Class: Cultural

Location: New Abbey

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Abbey

Parish: New Abbey

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

Description

Warehouse built probably second half of 18th century, but
re-fronted later in 19th century with 2-storey house and
shop; tall 4-storey and attic warehouse survives at rear
(north). Street elevation: built of bull-faced white granite
ashlar, part coursed, part snecked, with contrasting red
ashlar margins and dressings; 3 bays, with square-headed pend
(to warehouse) central, shop to right (bipartite above),
house door and ground floor window to left; sash windows,
mostly with 4-pane glazing; coped end stacks.
Warehouse: built mostly of white granite rubble, 2 bays with
windows at each level (small top floor windows) and doors in

Statement of Interest

Listed for quality of warehouse.

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