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50 Ashton Road, Gourock

A Category B Listed Building in Gourock, Inverclyde

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Latitude: 55.954 / 55°57'14"N

Longitude: -4.8373 / 4°50'14"W

OS Eastings: 222952

OS Northings: 677076

OS Grid: NS229770

Mapcode National: GBR 08.XZ4K

Mapcode Global: WH2M8.NLQY

Plus Code: 9C7QX537+H3

Entry Name: 50 Ashton Road, Gourock

Listing Name: 50 Ashton Road with Boundary Wall and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 29 March 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 378189

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33997

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Gourock

County: Inverclyde

Town: Gourock

Electoral Ward: Inverclyde West

Traditional County: Renfrewshire

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Earlier 19th century, substantially remodelled later 19th century.

2-storey 3-bay villa with later projecting bays with prominent columnar mullions and side entrance porch. Painted ashlar or render lined as ashlar. Base course; quoin strips; band course and moulded cill course at 1st floor; overhanging eaves with exposed rafters; stop-chamfered reveals; narrow lights to bays divided by slender colonnetes with foliate capitals.

N (FRONT) ELEVATION: original door to centre bay now blocked as window with Corinthian pilastered surround and dentilled cornice. Single window above. Bay to left with 2-storey rectangular projection with tripartite windows and narrow lights on return breaking eaves and coped with decorative iron brattishing. 2-storey bowed bay to right with 5-light windows and shallow conical roof. Later single storey single bay addition with pitched roof to outer right.

E ELEVATION: gabled with gabled and part-glazed later timber entrance porch, boarded gablehead and carved timber corbels.

W ELEVATION: gabled; later addition (see above).

S (REAR) ELEVATION: irregularly spaced windows; small addition to left.

Timber sash and case windows with plate glass glazing. Slate roof;

3 gablehead stacks to E and W. Moulded eaves gutter.

INTERIOR: not seen 1993.

BOUNDARY WALL AND GATEPIERS: low wall to front, 2 coped gatepiers, taller rubble boundary wall to side.

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