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Latitude: 55.9564 / 55°57'22"N
Longitude: -4.8031 / 4°48'11"W
OS Eastings: 225101
OS Northings: 677253
OS Grid: NS251772
Mapcode National: GBR 0B.XLZJ
Mapcode Global: WH2M9.6K24
Plus Code: 9C7QX54W+GQ
Entry Name: 1 Cloch Road, Gourock
Listing Name: 1 Cloch Road
Listing Date: 29 March 1994
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 378207
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB34011
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Inverclyde West
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Mid 19th century. Single storey 3-bay rectangular-plan cottage with stone-built porch, former toll house. Pink sandstone, stugged ashlar front with polished margins, coursed and squared rubble to rear and sides. Raised margins.
N (FRONT) ELEVATION: gabled ashlar porch with truncated finial and 2-leaf panelled door, narrow windows on return; single windows to outer bays.
S (REAR) ELEVATION: lean-to timber extension.
W ELEVATION: tall square-section wallhead stack; single window to left.
E ELEVATION: blank; wallhead stack as above.
Fixed-pane 1930s metal windows. Piended slate roof with lead flashings; 2 coped ashlar wallhead stacks (see above). Low rubble wall with semicircular coping.
As the former toll house, No 1 Cloch Road denoted the burgh boundary until the abolition of toll roads. The house was subsequently used as a police station and is now residential property.
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