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Hafton House Drybridge over Rear Railway

A Category B Listed Building in Cowal, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9763 / 55°58'34"N

Longitude: -4.9248 / 4°55'29"W

OS Eastings: 217597

OS Northings: 679781

OS Grid: NS175797

Mapcode National: GBR 05.WHM6

Mapcode Global: WH2M7.B13V

Entry Name: Hafton House Drybridge over Rear Railway

Listing Date: 2 February 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 336396

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB5074

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dunoon and Kilmun

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Cowal

Parish: Dunoon And Kilmun

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

Probably 1815/1820. Small cast-iron dry bridge spanning
driveway which runs through stone-lined cutting to rear of
Hafton House. Unpierced horizontal beams (approx 10' span)
with lattice-patterned struts and ties; decorative cast-iron
balusters (a standard pattern commonly found on early 19th
century staircases).

Statement of Interest

An unusually early cast-iron bridge, probably the earliest in Argyllshire.

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