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Lodge, East Drive, Dochfour House

A Category B Listed Building in Aird and Loch Ness, Highland

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Latitude: 57.428 / 57°25'40"N

Longitude: -4.3099 / 4°18'35"W

OS Eastings: 261403

OS Northings: 839877

OS Grid: NH614398

Mapcode National: GBR H9Q2.Y9N

Mapcode Global: WH3FH.RKVG

Plus Code: 9C9QCMHR+62

Entry Name: Lodge, East Drive, Dochfour House

Listing Name: Dochfour House, East Drive Entrance Gate Piers and Gates, Gate Lodge and Policy Walls Fronting A82 Road

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Last Amended: 17 April 1986

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 340107

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8061

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200340107

Location: Inverness and Bona

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness

Parish: Inverness And Bona

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

Tagged with: Gatehouse

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Entrance gate piers and gates; circa 1840, pair square
rusticated ashlar piers with corniced caps and ball finials
linked by low coped retaining wall to similar end piers. Pair
spearhead cast-iron carriage gates.
Gate lodge; mid 19th century, simple single-storey S facing
3-bay cottage with single-bay addition slightly set back
at west gable. Harled with painted tooled ashlar margins.
Centre door with double-leaf plank door; 4-pane glazing;
coped end stacks; slate roof with projecting eaves. Policy
walls; mid 19th century coped retaining walls with various
entrances including that serving Dochfour nursery garden at
Kirkton with pair square tooled rubble piers with ashlar caps
and ball finials linked to similar end piers by stepped
quadrants. Pair wrought-iron carriage gates.

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