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Latitude: 55.676 / 55°40'33"N
Longitude: -4.0695 / 4°4'10"W
OS Eastings: 269956
OS Northings: 644438
OS Grid: NS699444
Mapcode National: GBR 020T.R4
Mapcode Global: WH4R8.GLCL
Entry Name: Strathaven 48 Townhead Street
Listing Date: 11 November 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 331837
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1316
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Lanarkshire
Electoral Ward: Avondale and Stonehouse
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Robert Thomson, Architect. Circa 1880-90. In the manner of
Alexander Thomson. Single storey asymmetrical Egypto-Greek
villa. Stugged red sandstone with polished dressings. Door
and 2 windows at right, deeply recessed behind pilastrade.
Advanced gabled bay to left has 4 lights, similarly recessed
over plinth with moulded cill band and lintel. Circular
ventilator in gable. Deeply projecting eaves. Stack on south
west wall with chimney pot decorated with Greek motifs.
Slate roof. Small modern extension recessed at left.
Interior: chimney pieces removed, but decorative plasterwork
in cornices. Imposing pilastered and pedimented sideboard
recess, in front room to south, with idiosyncratic anthemion
and palmette capitals, and the same detail repeated in the
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