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Latitude: 56.019 / 56°1'8"N
Longitude: -4.7819 / 4°46'54"W
OS Eastings: 226704
OS Northings: 684164
OS Grid: NS267841
Mapcode National: GBR 0B.SZNR
Mapcode Global: WH2LX.JZ45
Plus Code: 9C8Q2699+H7
Entry Name: Anchorage, Hall Road, Rhu
Listing Name: Rhu Village, Hall Road, the Anchorage
Listing Date: 18 March 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353881
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19512
Building Class: Cultural
County: Argyll and Bute
Electoral Ward: Lomond North
Traditional County: Dunbartonshire
Tagged with: House
Later 19th century. Single storey and attic, 3-bay, symmetrical,
rectangular-plan cottage. Coursed rubble with polished pink sandstone margins and dressings, harl-pointed side elevations incorporating unusual large rubble blocks. Base course; long and short ashlar quoins; stop-chamfered arrises to margins. Shoulder- arched openings, round-headed timber frames to windows at 1st floor. Projecting eaves, exposed rafters.
N ELEVATION: door at centre, 4-panelled, plate glass fanlight;
flanking bipartites. Broad, gabled bipartite dormerheads, floral
medallions at centre of gablehead; small, round-headed dormer at centre, lead roof.
E AND W ELEVATIONS: broad gable, windows at ground and 1st floor to rear; helm-roofed single, storey addition at rear.
Plate glass sash and case windows. Grey slate roof, overhanging eaves; broad, corniced sandstone stacks with octagonal cans.
INTERIOR: not seen 1993.
The Anchorage is shown on the 2nd edition map. It is a good example of the village cottage villa architecture, along with neighbouring Gare Cottage.
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