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Shandon, Shore Road, Inverallt Cottage and Boundary Wall

A Category C Listed Building in Rhu, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.0456 / 56°2'44"N

Longitude: -4.8076 / 4°48'27"W

OS Eastings: 225221

OS Northings: 687187

OS Grid: NS252871

Mapcode National: GBR 09.R5Y4

Mapcode Global: WH2LX.39YR

Entry Name: Shandon, Shore Road, Inverallt Cottage and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 18 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352609

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18548

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Rhu

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Lomond North

Parish: Rhu

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

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Description

Circa 1840. Single storey, 3-bay, symmetrical, rectangular-plan

cottage with bay addition and outbuildings recessed to right. Whinstone rubble with painted red sandstone margins. Eaves band; quoin strips; base course; overhanging eaves.

SW ELEVATION: door at centre, 4-panelled with 4-pane letterbox fanlight, flanking windows. Gabled bay recessed to outer right, modern window inserted. 2-bay outbuilding to outer right, modern garage door inserted in penultimate bay to right, narrow door to outer right (red sandstone margins).

12-lying-pane sash and case windows. Grey slate piended roof; tall, rendered and painted, coped, wallhead stacks with octagonal terracotta cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1993.

Boundary wall: rubble wall with semicircular coping bounds site to NE.

Statement of Interest

The cottage is shown on the 1st edition map and is identified as Shandon Bank along with the adjoining house of the presently named Inverallt. Inverallt and adjoining pavilions are listed separately.

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