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Latitude: 57.2666 / 57°15'59"N
Longitude: -4.4742 / 4°28'26"W
OS Eastings: 250889
OS Northings: 822257
OS Grid: NH508222
Mapcode National: GBR H9BJ.198
Mapcode Global: WH3G6.7MP7
Entry Name: Boleskine House Gate Lodge and Gate Piers with Gates.
Listing Date: 17 April 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332646
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1877
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Boleskine and Abertarff
Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
Earlier 19th century, single storey 3-bay NW facing gate
lodge. All coursed mixed rubble, with contrasting painted
tooled margins. Centre door with narrow side lights in
shallow canted recess; flanking casement windows. Centre
door sheltered by projecting 3-sided shallow piended canopy
supported by 4 slender painted cast-iron columns. Single
casement window in each return gable, also in shallow canted
recess. Small centre rear window. All casements and sashes
with horizontal glazing, tooled ashlar sandstone angles.
Stumpy off-centre stack; shallow piended slate roof with
Gate piers and gates; early-mid 19th century pair decorative
lattice work cast-iron square gate piers with shallow
pyramidal caps. Pair matching cast-iron carriage gates with
decorative spearhead detailing. Flanking matching spearhead
railings on low coped retaining wall.
Unusual shallow recess detailing to gate lodge. Probably
originally had paired ridge stacks.
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