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Kirkcudbright, St Mary Street, Johnston School

School (19th Century)

Site Name Kirkcudbright, St Mary Street, Johnston School

Classification School (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Johnston Free School

Canmore ID 212431

Site Number NX65SE 258

NGR NX 68647 51188

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Kirkcudbright
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Stewartry
  • Former County Kirkcudbrightshire

Site Management (14 October 2014)

Single storey with bold central Italianate tower. Rubble built with granite angle piers to tower and quoins, polished sandstone dressings. Main block symmetrical; central tower with semi-circular arched door and louvered openings above. Deeply projecting eaves, cornice and shallow piended roof with weathervane. Paired, semi-circular arched windows in recessed bay, similarly arched tripartites in advanced bays. Outer wide recessed bays with doors. To left further range with two bipartites. Piended slate roofs. Modern additions to left and rear. (Historic Scotland)


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