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85 Covington Road, Covington

A Category C Listed Building in Covington, South Lanarkshire

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Latitude: 55.6349 / 55°38'5"N

Longitude: -3.6265 / 3°37'35"W

OS Eastings: 297702

OS Northings: 639121

OS Grid: NS977391

Mapcode National: GBR 3338.NW

Mapcode Global: WH5ST.8MBM

Entry Name: 85 Covington Road, Covington

Listing Date: 27 March 1997

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 390717

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44022

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Covington

County: South Lanarkshire

Electoral Ward: Clydesdale East

Parish: Covington

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Early 19th century, with later additions. Single storey and single storey and attic, originally rectangular-plan made irregular-plan with additions, former school and school house. Painted rubble, painted ashlar dressings, ashlar-coped skews to south and east gables, bargeboarded gables elsewhere, coped stacks. Single margined windows with inappropriate uPVC frames.

FRONT ELEVATION: porch to centre re-entrant masking door, window to right, gabled dormerhead above, single storey bay advanced to left with window and window to left return, single storey bay to left and right each with window.


INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Interest

This house was originally the school according to the 1862 OS map. It forms an interesting rural group with the adjoining former school and the row of cottages opposite.

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