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West Gate Lodge and Entrance Gates, Balblair House

A Category C Listed Building in North, West and Central Sutherland, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.9138 / 57°54'49"N

Longitude: -4.3812 / 4°22'52"W

OS Eastings: 259023

OS Northings: 894086

OS Grid: NH590940

Mapcode National: GBR H7KT.1W8

Mapcode Global: WH3C4.NCX1

Plus Code: 9C9QWJ79+GG

Entry Name: West Gate Lodge and Entrance Gates, Balblair House

Listing Name: Balblair House Gate Lodges and Entrance Gates Only

Listing Date: 7 March 1984

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330487

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB283

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Creich (Highland)

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: North, West and Central Sutherland

Parish: Creich (Highland)

Traditional County: Sutherland

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Description

Earlier 19th century pair L-plan, single storey mirrored
gate lodges; harled with ashlar dressings. 2-bay south
elevations (blind windows in east lodge, facing road); bowed
elevations fronting pair cast-iron carriage gates; entrance
to west lodge in rear NE re-entrance in square porch with
shouldered lintel; 12-pane glazing, tall tooled ashlar coped
stacks, single and paired; shallow piended slate roofs with
projecting eaves supported by paired joists. East Lodge;
gutted, and converted to garage, with doors in rear NE
re-entrant.

Statement of Interest

Balblair House excluded because of drastically altered

fenestration.

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