This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 56.7209 / 56°43'15"N
Longitude: -5.2426 / 5°14'33"W
OS Eastings: 201679
OS Northings: 763498
OS Grid: NN016634
Mapcode National: GBR FBFY.PCN
Mapcode Global: WH1G8.FBRJ
Plus Code: 9C8PPQC4+9W
Entry Name: Lighthousekeepers' Dwellings, Corran Point
Listing Name: Ardgour, Corran Narrows, Tigh Soluis (Former Lighthouse Keepers' Dwellings) and Garden Wall
Listing Date: 29 May 1985
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332399
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1690
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Fort William and Ardnamurchan
Traditional County: Argyllshire
1860, 2-storey, symmetrical 3-bay double gabled house with
separate dwellings in ground and 1st floors. All white harled
with contrasting painted tooled ashlar margins.
Centre doors in east elevation, that in 1st floor served by
forestair. Symmetrical 3-window fenestration to rear, both
ground and 1st floors; lying-pane glazing end stacks; slate
Single storey lean-to extensions to both north and south gables.
Rubble garden wall with roughly dressed coped encircles dwelling
and lighthouse; pair square tooled ashlar gatepiers with matching pedestrian entrance, all with shallow pyramidal caps. Simple
Tigh Soluis now a private house. Former lighthouse fluted
cast-iron sundial in garden (standard design).