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Latitude: 56.6186 / 56°37'7"N
Longitude: -3.8699 / 3°52'11"W
OS Eastings: 285352
OS Northings: 748980
OS Grid: NN853489
Mapcode National: GBR JCT7.21H
Mapcode Global: WH4LQ.JWFZ
Entry Name: 21, 23 and 25 Kenmore Street with Fonesca Cottage
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356033
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20845
Building Class: Cultural
County: Perth and Kinross
Electoral Ward: Highland
Traditional County: Perthshire
Earlier to mid 19th century. 2-storey, 6-bay pair of traditional houses with 2-storey, 2-bay cottage at rear. Chlorite-slate with large quoins and slab lintels; harled at rear. Heavy harl pointing.
NOS 23 AND 25:
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Bays to left with part-glazed timber door to centre at ground, windows in flanking bays and regular fenestration to 1st floor. Bays to right as above but with timber-clad pilastered and corniced doorpiece and modern door.
E AND W ELEVATIONS: blank gabled elevations.
S ELEVATION: No 23 with flat-roofed single storey addition at ground, small window to left at 1st floor; No 25 single storey lean-to extension and small window to right at 1st floor, Fonesca Cottage (see below) projecting at centre.
W ELEVATION: lean-to porch projecting at centre and window in bay to right at ground, 2 further windows to 1st floor.
Plate glass glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows; modern glazing to Fonesca Cottage. Graded grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with thackstanes and some cans.
Group with Nos 13-19, 35-45, 4-8, 12-16, 22-26 and 30-50 Kenmore Street. The present houses in Kenmore Street were built on the site of 18th century flax spinners cottages. No 23 was the police station, complete with cells, prior to the erection of the modern station to the W.
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