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Latitude: 57.3398 / 57°20'23"N
Longitude: -3.6044 / 3°36'15"W
OS Eastings: 303528
OS Northings: 828837
OS Grid: NJ035288
Mapcode National: GBR K9GB.3NB
Mapcode Global: WH5JH.LSV3
Entry Name: Castle Grant, West Lodge, Gate Piers and Retaining Walls.
Listing Date: 26 January 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330592
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB350
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie
Electoral Ward: Badenoch and Strathspey
Parish: Cromdale, Inverallan And Advie
Traditional County: Morayshire
Later 19th century. Baronial 2-storey gate lodge. Square
tooled granite, rubble rear, tooled granite ashlar dressings. Asymmetrical 2-bay S and E fronts (facing road and drive
respectively); drum tower rises from facetted base at SE
angle, flanking left gate pier. Entrance to lodge in angle
with tower and E front masked by shallow gabletted and
crowstepped porch with monogram above lintel.
Coat of arms in 1st floor of drum tower, latter lit by slit
vents and terminating with slated conical tower and cast-iron
finial. Corbelled parapet to dwelling and square
angle bartizans." 12-pane glazing; coped end stacks; slate
Gate piers; simple pair granite gate piers; no gates survive.
Retaining walls: right gate pier flanked by stumpy
crenellated octagon imitating base of lodge angle tower from
which stretches low coped and buttressed retaining wall,
enclosing wide approach area from main road; interval piers
with pyramidal caps.
Formerly called South Lodge.
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