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7 and 8 James Square, Waverley Hotel

A Category C Listed Building in Crieff, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.3734 / 56°22'24"N

Longitude: -3.8413 / 3°50'28"W

OS Eastings: 286375

OS Northings: 721644

OS Grid: NN863216

Mapcode National: GBR 1H.2F05

Mapcode Global: WH4N2.Y2ZD

Entry Name: 7 and 8 James Square, Waverley Hotel

Listing Date: 9 June 1981

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 359255

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB23495

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Crieff

County: Perth and Kinross

Town: Crieff

Electoral Ward: Strathearn

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Description

Circa 1885. 4-storey, 2-bay (above ground) hotel with shop at ground, Jacobean gables. Bull-faced red ashlar with contrasting quoins, margins and pilaster quoins. Ground and 2nd floor cornices, deep dividing band. Stone mullions.

S ELEVATION: fine traditional shop at tall ground floor with in-canted 2-leaf part-glazed door and decorative pediment to centre, flanking fixed display windows with slender Corinthian-capitalled columns to inner angles and outer pilasters; 6-panelled timber door to outer left with small-pane oculus above and further pilaster to outer left; all surmounted by consoled cornice. 1st and 2nd floor above with 2 wide-centre canted windows, dividing band with 'WAVERLEY' 'HOTEL' in plain lettering and surmounted by stone balustrades. Keystoned semicircle to cornices of attic/3rd floor bipartites in gables, semicircular caps to gableheads.

4-pane and plate glass glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with cans; ashlar-coped skews with moulded skewputts. Cast-iron downpipes with decorative rainwater hoppers and fixings.

INTERIOR: decorative plasterwork cornices; timber-balustered staircase. Black marble fire surround at 1st floor.

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