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Renton, Main Street, Argyle Cottage with Boundary Wall and Railings

A Category C Listed Building in Leven, West Dunbartonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.969 / 55°58'8"N

Longitude: -4.5836 / 4°35'0"W

OS Eastings: 238851

OS Northings: 678129

OS Grid: NS388781

Mapcode National: GBR 0L.WVN9

Mapcode Global: WH3NJ.K7KD

Entry Name: Renton, Main Street, Argyle Cottage with Boundary Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 23 February 1996

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 389226

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB42924

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Cardross

County: West Dunbartonshire

Electoral Ward: Leven

Parish: Cardross

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

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Description

Earlier 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan cottage. Sandstone ashlar. Base course, blocking course; pilaster quoins.

MAIN ELEVATION: pilastered and depressed pedimented door at centre, modern 2-leaf boarded door, plate glass fanlight; flanking windows.

Modern multipaned windows. Grey slate roof, ashlar coping to skews; small corniced apex stacks.

BOUNDARY WALL AND RAILINGS: low boundary plinth wall, cast-iron railings.

Statement of Interest

Argyle Cottage is listed as one of the few early buildings in Renton. It would benefit from the reinstatement of its original windows.

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