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Strathleven House

A Category A Listed Building in Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9692 / 55°58'9"N

Longitude: -4.5715 / 4°34'17"W

OS Eastings: 239608

OS Northings: 678118

OS Grid: NS396781

Mapcode National: GBR 0L.WYTF

Mapcode Global: WH3NJ.R798

Entry Name: Strathleven House

Listing Date: 14 May 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330320

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB115

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dumbarton

County: West Dunbartonshire

Electoral Ward: Leven

Parish: Dumbarton

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

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Description

18th century. Centre pedimented block; 2 storeys and raised basement; 2. 3. 2 sash window facade with slight centre projection; Doric columned porch approached up flight of entrance steps; steep hipped slate roof has tall stone chimneys placed symmetrically; moulded stone caves and concealed gutter. Lower supporting wings connected by short screen walls; 2 storeys, 4 sash windows widely spaced; hipped slate roof. The walls have recently been covered with yellow roughcast giving the place a modern appearance.

Interior contains a fine panelled room on ground floor; another smaller panelled room in one of the wings. Architect, possibly William Adam.

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