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West Lodge, Ferntower

A Category B Listed Building in Crieff, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.3797 / 56°22'46"N

Longitude: -3.8272 / 3°49'37"W

OS Eastings: 287264

OS Northings: 722316

OS Grid: NN872223

Mapcode National: GBR 1H.244H

Mapcode Global: WH5P1.5XS5

Plus Code: 9C8R95HF+V4

Entry Name: West Lodge, Ferntower

Listing Name: Perth Road, Ferntower Lodge Including Gatepiers and Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 359283

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB23516

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Crieff

County: Perth and Kinross

Town: Crieff

Electoral Ward: Strathearn

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Late 18th to early 19th century, extended Mills & Shepherd, 1938. Single storey, piend-roofed lodge house with gothic details. Rubble and lined render with droved ashlar dressings.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: projecting bay to left with canted window at centre, each face with pointed-arch opening and gablet head; centre gablet with high relief carved coat-of-arms worded 'VIVE UT VIVAS', flanking heraldic beasts and surmounted by crown. Lower blank bay to right.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: modern porch to right of centre, window to outer right and 2 windows to left.

E ELEVATION: stepped elevation with piended bay to left of centre with pointed arch window to lower projecting gable, door in re-entrant angle to right and small window to recessed face; later set-back bay to outer right with window to left and timber-mullioned bipartite to right.


Lying 8-pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows, and Y-traceried pointed arch windows. Graded grey slates. Coped ashlar centre stack with cans.

BOUNDARY WALLS AND GATEPIERS: low saddleback-coped rubble boundary walls with ball-finialled cylindrical gatepiers.

Statement of Interest

Formerly listed as 'Ferntower, Former West Lodge, East of Golf Club House.' Property of Crieff Golf Club.

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