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Village Shop And Post Office, Strontian

A Category B Listed Building in Fort William and Ardnamurchan, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.6913 / 56°41'28"N

Longitude: -5.5681 / 5°34'5"W

OS Eastings: 181603

OS Northings: 761199

OS Grid: NM816611

Mapcode National: GBR DCM1.49H

Mapcode Global: WH0F5.F2RP

Plus Code: 9C8PMCRJ+GQ

Entry Name: Village Shop And Post Office, Strontian

Listing Name: Strontian, Village Shop and Post Office

Listing Date: 29 May 1985

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330821

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB515

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ardnamurchan

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Fort William and Ardnamurchan

Parish: Ardnamurchan

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

Earlier 19th century, long single storey 7-bay range on
sloping site with stores in raised basement in rear SW
(seaward) elevation. All squared, pinned rubble with roughly
tooled rubble dressings and contrasting painted margins.
NE elevation opens directly on road, with 3 doors and 4
windows; 2-bay dwelling in each outer end; small raised
ground floor window in SE return gable and some irregular
raised ground floor fenestration at rear. 4 segmental headed
stores (one blocked with later door inserted) and secondary
entrance in rear SW elevation opening onto walled yard and
shore. Ridge and end stacks; crowsteps; slate roof.

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