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Park Cottage, Greenhill Street, Dingwall

A Category B Listed Building in Dingwall, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.5938 / 57°35'37"N

Longitude: -4.4252 / 4°25'30"W

OS Eastings: 255142

OS Northings: 858562

OS Grid: NH551585

Mapcode National: GBR H8FN.CQR

Mapcode Global: WH3DP.0D1D

Plus Code: 9C9QHHVF+GW

Entry Name: Park Cottage, Greenhill Street, Dingwall

Listing Name: Greenhill Street Park Garage (Former Park Cottage)

Listing Date: 30 May 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 360496

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24521

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dingwall

County: Highland

Town: Dingwall

Electoral Ward: Dingwall and Seaforth

Traditional County: Ross-shire

Tagged with: Cottage

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Description

Style of William Robertson, Elgin, 1830-40. 2-storey, wide 3-bay
house now converted to garage use. Rubble, tooled and polished
ashlar dressings. Recessed centre bay with Ionic distyle
columned screen linking projecting outer bays and supporting
1st floor balcony. Centre entrance with simple moulded
surrounds. Right outer bay has original ground floor window
with corniced and shallow pedimented lintel with anthemion
acroteria, moulded and lugged surrounds and plain apron.
Regular 3-bay fenestration in E and W gables, marred at W by
slapping of showroom doors and later rendered blocking;
similar slapping for shop window in left front bay. 9-pane
glazing in 1st floor windows except centre front, 12-pane in
ground floor. No chimney stacks survive; shallow projecting
piended slate roof.
Single storey rubble service wing abuts rear elevation,
projecting right and left to form set back wings with piended
slate roofs.
Interior: centre staircase with simple cast-iron balustrade.

Statement of Interest

Appears as Park Cottage on 1st edition OS, Circa 1870.

Petrol pump canopy fronting house is not included in listing.

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