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Alexandria, Glen Alwyn Lodge with Gatepiers and Wall

A Category B Listed Building in Bonhill, West Dunbartonshire

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Latitude: 56.0013 / 56°0'4"N

Longitude: -4.5918 / 4°35'30"W

OS Eastings: 238473

OS Northings: 681734

OS Grid: NS384817

Mapcode National: GBR 0L.TSGY

Mapcode Global: WH3NB.FFN6

Entry Name: Alexandria, Glen Alwyn Lodge with Gatepiers and Wall

Listing Date: 8 September 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330291

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB91

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Bonhill

County: West Dunbartonshire

Electoral Ward: Lomond

Parish: Bonhill

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

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Robert Lugar, early 19th century with modern alterations and additions. Painted pebbledash. Single storey 3-bay cottage orne with bowed elevation, trelis and later additions.

E (MAIN) ELEVATION: bowed end to W; shallow trellised verandah curving round bay of original cottage; door and window to centre left with advanced bay to right, window with Tudor hoodmould. Window at centre of bowed left return end. Later piend-roofed addition to outer right; modern wing at rear.

Modern top-hopper windows; grey slate roof, piended at E end, bowed at W. Tall corniced centre ridge stack, octagonal cans.

BOUNDARY WALL AND GATEPIERS: painted sandstone; sturdy gothic gatepiers, gabletted with moulded caps; centre gates with flanking pedestrian gatepiers. Curved quadrant wall with moulded gabletted coping; paired blind arrowslits punctuating wall.

Statement of Interest

The former N lodge to Tullichewan Castle leading to the walled garden. The remaining lodges and stables cottage are listed separately.

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