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Latitude: 56.553 / 56°33'10"N
Longitude: -2.5899 / 2°35'23"W
OS Eastings: 363836
OS Northings: 740272
OS Grid: NO638402
Mapcode National: GBR VV.P2H2
Mapcode Global: WH8S8.5KZ7
Plus Code: 9C8VHC36+63
Entry Name: Ladyloan School, Ladyloan, Arbroath
Listing Name: Ladyloan School Ladyloan
Listing Date: 22 June 1978
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356498
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21232
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Arbroath East and Lunan
Traditional County: Angus
Tagged with: School building
William Lambie Moffat c 1875. Gothic, single-storey H-plan,
red sandstone snecked rubble with dressings stugged uniform,
slated roof. Near-symmetrical S front, cross-wing forms
recessed centre, gablet over 3-light central window framed in
buttressed chimneys; advanced pavilions with roofs parallel
to main building, gables with 2-light windows and small inner
outshots facing into court, fronts 2-window (one
single-light, one 2-light) with central buttressed chimney
gablets. Flanks asymmetrical with gables on the axis of the
cross-range, asymmetrical N front with bellcote at W gable
and NW outshot at E gable porch and late brick chimney at
centre of cross range. Simple distinctive detailing,
shouldered and chamfered openings, relieving arches over 2
and 3-light gable windows quatrefoils and circlets in gables,
unusual square-plan gablet chimney pots pierced by trefoils.
Original gatepiers to Ladyloan.
Landmark at foreshore Windows boarded at date of visit, much
of stonework interestingly patterned by wind erosion.
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