Dumfries & Galloway Architecture, Scottish Borders Buildings, Scotland

Dumfries & Galloway Buildings : Architecture

Historic Built Environment in south west Scotland : Architectural Photos

10 Jul 2012

Dumfries & Galloway Architecture

Architecture Photos from 7 Jul 2012:

Drumlanrig Castle – an imposing symmetrical mansion in the southern Scottish countryside:
Drumlanrig Castle Scotland
photograph © Adrian Welch

Dundrennan Abbey:
Dundrennan Abbey Dundrennan Abbey Building
photographs © Adrian Welch

Modern Galloway property, Sorbie:
Galloway House
photograph © Daniel Lomholt-Welch

Galloway House Dumfries & Galloway
photograph © Adrian Welch

Galloway House is a Category A listed country house. Adjoining the estate village of Garlieston, on Wigtown Bay, the house was begun in 1740 for Lord Garlies, later sixth Earl of Galloway, to designs by John Douglas, assisted by John Baxter as site architect. Additions in 1841 were by the Edinburgh architect William Burn.

Sweetheart Abbey, in village of New Abbey:
Sweetheart Abbey Sweetheart Abbey Building
photographs © Adrian Welch
The Abbey of Dulce Cor, better known as Sweetheart Abbey, was a Cistercian monastery founded in 1275 in the historical county of Kirkcudbrightshire in Dumfries and Galloway, 8 miles south of Dumfries.

Southerness Lighthouse:
Southerness Lighthouse
photograph © Adrian Welch

Rockcliffe House:
Rockcliffe House
photograph © Adrian Welch

Location: Scotland, UK, north western Europe

Architecture in Scotland

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Scottish Architecture Designs – chronological list

Scottish Castles

Scottish Borders Buildings
Scottish Borders Buildings : photographs of some key architecture in southern Scotland

Dumfries Architecture

Scottish Architect

Historic Scottish House

Scottish Architecture

Ayr Riverside Development, South West Scotland
Architects: Keppie Design ; Masterplan by Niall McLaughlin Architects
Ayr Riverside Office Development | www.e-architect.co.uk
image courtesy of architects

Ayr Riverside Office Buildings

Scottish Buildings Database

Historic Architecture in Southern Scotland on e-architect:

Abbotsford, Scottish Borders
Abbotsford

Traquair, Scottish Borders
Traquair House

Architecture in Scotland:

Perth City Hall Building Renovation
Perth City Hall interior renovation by Mecanoo
image courtesy of architects office
Perth City Hall Building Renovation

Scottish Built Heritage

Website: Visit Scotland

Buildings / photos for the Dumfries & Galloway Architecture page welcome