History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Glenlora House, Gate Piers & Bridge

A Category B Listed Building in Lochwinnoch, Renfrewshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 55.7932 / 55°47'35"N

Longitude: -4.6654 / 4°39'55"W

OS Eastings: 232992

OS Northings: 658761

OS Grid: NS329587

Mapcode National: GBR 38.82GH

Mapcode Global: WH2N4.9NM6

Entry Name: Glenlora House, Gate Piers & Bridge

Listing Date: 27 June 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 345507

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB12642

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Lochwinnoch

County: Renfrewshire

Electoral Ward: Johnstone North, Kilbarchan, Howwood and Lochwinnoch

Parish: Lochwinnoch

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

Find accommodation in


Circa 1840. Asymmetrical 2-storey, 4-bay house with slightly
advanced, pedimented, 3-storey entrance bay, low 2-storey
2-bay wing to north. Ashlar. Recessed door with sidelights
approached by balustraded steps, balustraded porch supported
on 2 pairs of Roman Doric columns: corniced, round-headed
bipartite above. 2nd floor has urns recessed in curved
angles; 1 window and eaves band and angle margins, mutule
cornice and blank crest to pediment. Projecting balustraded
ground floor bipartite in left bay. Round-headed tripartite
to right. Three 4-pane sashes in 1st floor windows. Sash
windows throughout; Deep projecting eaves; single and grouped
corniced stacks and piended slate roof, gabled over central
bay. Low wing to north in coursed squared whinstone with
ashlar dressings, gabled outer bay; variety of windows.
South elevation; slightly advanced, pedimented left bay.
Single, bipartite and canted windows.
Interior: some decorative plasterwork and late 19th century
wooden panelling. Square, panelled gatepiers with mutule
cornices; cast-iron gates.
Bridge is probably circa 1840. Single span round-arched
bridge over deep gully. Coursed rubble, balustraded parapet,
square piers and splayed south approach all ashlar.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.