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96 and 97 Albert Road with Gatepiers

A Category C Listed Building in Gourock, Inverclyde

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9576 / 55°57'27"N

Longitude: -4.8259 / 4°49'33"W

OS Eastings: 223680

OS Northings: 677448

OS Grid: NS236774

Mapcode National: GBR 09.XMTQ

Mapcode Global: WH2M8.VJ45

Entry Name: 96 and 97 Albert Road with Gatepiers

Listing Date: 29 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378174

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33985

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Gourock

County: Inverclyde

Town: Gourock

Electoral Ward: Inverclyde West

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Description

Early 19th century. 2-storey 3-bay villa with classical details, modern extension to rear and E. Variegated sandstone, painted front of coursed rubble with Aberdeen bond and ashlar dressings, rendered to rear and W. Base course; quoin strips; ground floor windows corniced and architraved; eaves cornice.

N (FRONT) ELEVATION: pilastered doorway to centre, cornice and blocking course bearing tablet, recessed 2-leaf panelled door and plate glass fanlight. Regular fenestration. Large modern box dormer.

W ELEVATION: gabled, window at 1st floor.

E ELEVATION: gabled; lower 2-storey extension with secondary doorway on return to left.

S (REAR) ELEVATION: lower 2-storey extension; large modern box dormer.

Modern replacement windows throughout. Slate roof; 2 gablehead stacks to E and W. Ashlar skews. Ornamental gutterheads and brackets.

INTERIOR: not seen 1993.

GATEPIERS: 4 gatepiers with pyramidal coping (1 altered with remains of lamp standard), low wall to front.

Statement of Interest

Overlooking the box dormer, this is a good, dignified villa.

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