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Dornock House

Farmhouse (18th Century)

Site Name Dornock House

Classification Farmhouse (18th Century)

Canmore ID 86789

Site Number NY26NW 27

NGR NY 23173 66042

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Dornock
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Annandale And Eskdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Site Management (2 September 1992)

Large farm steading complex incorporating 2-storey and originally free-standing early classical (1700/30) house in long rectangular-plan E block. House: abandoned circa 1950; originally 4 bays with door in 3rd bay extended by 2 bays in to full-height long mid 18th century range to E. Round-arched and key-stoned door architrave with impost blocks, foliate ornament in spandrels, shallow polished ashlar panel links door to cill above. Windows in plain architraves and with moulded cills; right bay much altered and with garage slapping. 1st floor windows break eaves band; moulded eaves cornice; straight skews; stacks removed. Lean-to's at rear and openings in chamfered margins. (Historic Scotland)

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