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Latitude: 56.6186 / 56°37'7"N
Longitude: -3.8711 / 3°52'16"W
OS Eastings: 285275
OS Northings: 748984
OS Grid: NN852489
Mapcode National: GBR JCT7.1GN
Mapcode Global: WH4LQ.HWTY
Entry Name: 46 - 50 (Even Nos) Kenmore Street Including Ancillary Building
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356055
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20854
Building Class: Cultural
County: Perth and Kinross
Electoral Ward: Highland
Traditional County: Perthshire
Mid 19th century. 2-storey, 7-bay pair of traditional houses with 2-storey houses adjoining to rear. Chlorite-slate rubble with large quoins, projecting cills and slab lintels. Harl pointing lined as ahlar at No 50.
NOS 48 AND 50:
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: near symmetrical. Bays to right with modern door to centre, windows in flanking bays and panelled timber door with letterbox fanlight to outer right, 3 regularly-disposed windows at 1st floor. Bays to left mirror the above but with part-glazed panelled timber door and door to outer left blocked.
E ELEVATION: gabled bay to left with No 46 (see below) adjoining at outer right.
W ELEVATION: gabled bay to right with window to left at ground and blocked window to centre above. Slightly recessed bays to left with 2 windows to ground and dormerheaded window breaking eaves at outer left.
E ELEVATION: bay to left of centre with 2-leaf boarded timber door and plate glass fanlight, window to right and dormerheaded window above.
Lying 12-pane glazing pattern to S at 1st floor outer right and ground floor outer left, 4-pane and plate glass glazing patterns elsewhere, all in timber sash and case windows. Graded grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with some cans. Overhanging eaves,
ANCILLARY BUILDING: fine rectangular-plan rubble and slate ancillary to rear of No 46. Stone forestair and boarded timber door to E; further unaltered openings to N and S.
Group with 13-25, 35-45, 4-8, 12-16, 22-26 and 30-44. The present houses in Kenmore Street were built on the site of 19th century flax spinners cottages, and the houses adjoining to the rear of every close were used as cow byres before conversion to dwellings.
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