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The Cottage, Gareloch Road, Rhu

A Category C Listed Building in Rhu, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 56.0162 / 56°0'58"N

Longitude: -4.7776 / 4°46'39"W

OS Eastings: 226960

OS Northings: 683842

OS Grid: NS269838

Mapcode National: GBR 0C.SSTM

Mapcode Global: WH2M3.L15R

Plus Code: 9C8Q268C+FX

Entry Name: The Cottage, Gareloch Road, Rhu

Listing Name: Rhu Village, Gareloch Road, the Cottage

Listing Date: 18 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353869

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19505

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Rhu

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Lomond North

Parish: Rhu

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

Tagged with: Cottage

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Earlier to mid 19th century, pre 1853. Single storey and attic, gabled cottage. Painted harl with sandstone margins and dressings. Base course; quoin strips; chamfered reveals; raised cills. Projecting eaves; exposed rafters.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: 3 bays. Door off-centre to right, modern trellised porch over; gabled dormer above. Window to right; broad gabled bay to outer left.

SW ELEVATION: 4 bays, broad gable to outer right, window at ground and at gablehead, upper window smaller. 3 bay single storey wing with 2 gabled dormers, symmetrical.

8-pane sash and case windows (secondary glazing); 4-pane for dormers. Grey slate roof, dormers slate hung. Rendered, coped ridge stacks.

INTERIOR: not seen 1993.

BOUNDARY WALL: rubble wall with semi-circular coping (hedge now grown above wall).

Statement of Interest

The Cottage is shown on the 1st edition map but is not named.

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