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Kirkdale House

Country House (Period Unassigned), Sundial (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Kirkdale House

Classification Country House (Period Unassigned), Sundial (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Kirkdale House And Sundial

Canmore ID 63756

Site Number NX55SW 56

NGR NX 51472 53288

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Kirkmabreck
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Wigtown
  • Former County Kirkcudbrightshire

Archaeology Notes

NX55SW 56.00 51472 53288

NX55SW 56.01 514 532 Architectural fragment

NX55SW 56.02 51653 52988 Ice-house

Designed by Robert Adam. Sym. fronted 4-storey granite mansion with 3-storey wings on either side; portico with columns; internal reconstruction after fire between 1880-90.

SDD 1971.

Architecture Notes


Architect: Robert Adam 1787. Central portion destroyed by fire 1890 internally and hall redesigned 1892

Owner: Cardoness & Kirkdale Estate.


Photographic Survey (April 1965)

Photographic survey by the Scottish National Buildings Record/Ministry of Works in April 1965.


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