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Cardross, Drumhead House, Main Lodge with Gates and Gatepiers

A Category C Listed Building in Cardross, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9739 / 55°58'25"N

Longitude: -4.663 / 4°39'46"W

OS Eastings: 233918

OS Northings: 678855

OS Grid: NS339788

Mapcode National: GBR 0H.WNFH

Mapcode Global: WH2MC.B3RP

Entry Name: Cardross, Drumhead House, Main Lodge with Gates and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 23 February 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389205

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB42907

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Cardross

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Helensburgh and Lomond South

Parish: Cardross

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

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Description

Mid 19th century with later porch addition. Single storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan lodge. Squared and snecked sandstone with stugged ashlar margins and dressings; base course; advanced eaves on paired brackets.

MAIN ELEVATION: bargeboarded gabled porch on timber columns; chevron boarded door. Flanking windows.

SIDE ELEVATIONS: 2 windows symmetrically disposed; blank oval in gablehead.

Side-hung timber casement on front elevation, 2-pane over plate glass; 2-pane over plate glass on gable, top-hung.

GATEPIERS AND RAILINGS: ashlar gatepiers with depressed pyramidal caps. Cast-iron curved railings and gates.

Statement of Interest

Drumhead House and the former West lodge on Red Road are listed separately.

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