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Latitude: 56.0046 / 56°0'16"N
Longitude: -4.5768 / 4°34'36"W
OS Eastings: 239424
OS Northings: 682072
OS Grid: NS394820
Mapcode National: GBR 0L.TPSS
Mapcode Global: WH3NB.NBSM
Entry Name: Balloch Castle, South Lodge with Boundary Walls and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 29 March 1996
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 389629
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43221
Building Class: Cultural
County: West Dunbartonshire
Electoral Ward: Lomond
Traditional County: Dunbartonshire
Earlier to mid 19th century lodge, remodelled early 20th century. Single storey, rectangular-plan lodge. Bull-rock-faced rubble with droved sandstone dressings. Base course; eaves band; advanced eaves, exposed rafters.
S (MAIN) ELEVATION: droved gabled porch at centre, Tudor-arch, blind arrowslits and blank plaque in gablehead; modern door Tudor-arch on returns. Flanking bipartite windows grouped towards centre, concrete cills.
E & W ELEVATION: render; gable breaking eaves at centre, coped gablehead stack; lozenge in gablehead.
Modern uPVC windows, 4-pane over. Grey slate roof, red terracotta ridging and cresting.
GATEPIERS AND BOUNDARY WALLS: 2 pairs of Tudoresque gatepiers, central main gate flanked by pedestrian gates; octagonal ashlar piers, blind arrowslit; skirted base, moulded cap. Rock-faced quadrant walls with moulded coping; outer square pier.
Balloch Castle & N lodge are listed separately.
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