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1 George Street, Blairgowrie

A Category C Listed Building in Blairgowrie and Rattray, Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.5931 / 56°35'34"N

Longitude: -3.3413 / 3°20'28"W

OS Eastings: 317732

OS Northings: 745376

OS Grid: NO177453

Mapcode National: GBR V8.TMQ8

Mapcode Global: WH6PF.NK41

Plus Code: 9C8RHMV5+6F

Entry Name: 1 George Street, Blairgowrie

Listing Name: 1 George Street Including Boundary Walls, Railings and Gate

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357850

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22299

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Blairgowrie and Rattray

County: Perth and Kinross

Town: Blairgowrie And Rattray

Electoral Ward: Blairgowrie and Glens

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Description

Circa 1845. 2-storey, 3-bay, L-plan house in irregular terrace to S, with corniced porch and segmentally-arched doorway. Narrow bands of squared rubble with ashlar dressings and quoin strips; harl to rear. Raised margins.

SE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: advanced gable to right of centre with window to each floor, porch with modern panelled timber door, plate glass fanlight, cornice and blocking course in re-entrant angle to left, and further window to each floor at left.

NE (JAMES STREET) ELEVATION: blank elevation with broad gable to right.

NW (REAR) ELEVATION: variety of elements to asymmetrically-fenestrated elevation including projecting piend-roofed stair tower at right, lean-to bay in re-entrant angle to left and stair window to 1st floor centre.

Replica 12-pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case double-glazed windows; margined stair window. Grey slates. Coped ashlar and harled stacks with polygonal cans. Narrow plain bargeboarding.

BOUNDARY WALLS, RAILING AND GATE: low saddleback-coped boundary wall with inset decorative cast-iron railings and gate to SE; high semicircular-coped rubble boundary walls to NE.

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