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Philipstoun House

A Category B Listed Building in Abercorn, West Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9837 / 55°59'1"N

Longitude: -3.4985 / 3°29'54"W

OS Eastings: 306604

OS Northings: 677758

OS Grid: NT066777

Mapcode National: GBR 1X.W003

Mapcode Global: WH5R4.7VBQ

Entry Name: Philipstoun House

Listing Date: 22 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 338009

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB6431

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Abercorn

County: West Lothian

Electoral Ward: Linlithgow

Parish: Abercorn

Traditional County: West Lothian

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Description

Dated 1676. Traditional 2-storey and garret main block with advanced wings and with rear stair tower. Harled, dressed face work, crowstepped gables. Slate roof. Wooden dormers. Cartouche (with initials I.D./E.D.) over central 1st floor window. 6 sundials on angles of wings. Interior has no special features.

Statement of Interest

Built for the Dundases of Philipstoun (or Philpstoun). Acquired by the Hopes in 18th century and added to the Hopetoun Estate.

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