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Latitude: 55.8706 / 55°52'14"N
Longitude: -4.8879 / 4°53'16"W
OS Eastings: 219405
OS Northings: 667935
OS Grid: NS194679
Mapcode National: GBR GF96.9SB
Mapcode Global: WH2MM.WPLV
Entry Name: Skelmorlie Village 5 Montgomery Terrace Glendower House and Gatepiers to East and to West
Listing Date: 29 August 1985
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 339134
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB7289
Building Class: Cultural
County: North Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: North Coast and Cumbraes
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Late 19th century. 2-storey villa, with 3-storey square tower
to south, and low single storey wing with basement beyond.
Coursed and stugged red ashlar with polished dressings.
Tower: bipartite to 3 sides of upper stage, round-headed
of house with round-arched doorway; canted ground floor
window alongside. Plain, 3-bay west elevation with advanced
left bay; east elevation has wide segmental-arched ground
floor window and keystoned and round-arched central stair
window with cill breaking continuous band between floors.
Eaves course, bracketted eaves, wall-head stacks and slate
roof; tower similarly treated. Interior: leaded glass stair
window with representation of Battle of Largs: decorative
cast-iron stair balusters; low, depressed-arched screen with
short square Corinthian column and pilasters between
half-landing and ground floor room to north east: some wooden
panelling and decorative plasterwork.
Red ashlar gatepiers to east and to west; former are square,
latter are octagonal with shaped caps, decorative wooden
gate with stytised wooden columns.
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