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Gatehouse-of-Fleet,Roman fortlet

A Scheduled Monument in Dee and Glenkens, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.8913 / 54°53'28"N

Longitude: -4.1911 / 4°11'27"W

OS Eastings: 259565

OS Northings: 557372

OS Grid: NX595573

Mapcode National: GBR JH0S.BY4

Mapcode Global: WH4W2.LBG3

Entry Name: Gatehouse-of-Fleet,Roman fortlet

Scheduled Date: 4 June 1964

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM2479

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Roman: fortlet

Location: Girthon

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire


Dated 1866 - 2 storey and attics house with shop on ground

floor; symmetrical 3 windows wide with recessed link to No

107. Steep piended slate roof with lead platform; ashlar

ground floor with band course, bearing shop fascia, and

stugged ashlar above, raised eaves course and 1st floor

window margins. Shop windows and door in original openings.

Anta pilastered house doorpiece with lettered block

pediment on entrance to No 103 at recessed link, 1 window

above, 1 monolithic gate pier on approach survives. 3 flat

roofed, square dormers.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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