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Larkhall, 10 Margaret's Place, West Machan House

A Category C Listed Building in Larkhall, South Lanarkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.7371 / 55°44'13"N

Longitude: -3.9678 / 3°58'3"W

OS Eastings: 276546

OS Northings: 651055

OS Grid: NS765510

Mapcode National: GBR 02Q3.S7

Mapcode Global: WH4R4.02W6

Entry Name: Larkhall, 10 Margaret's Place, West Machan House

Listing Date: 30 March 1998

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 391929

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB45118

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalserf

County: South Lanarkshire

Electoral Ward: Larkhall

Parish: Dalserf

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Earlier 19th century with later alterations. 2-storey, 3-bay symmetrical rectangular-plan plain classical house with gabled ends. Droved painted sandstone with polished painted dressings. Base course; eaves course. Raised cills to windows.

N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: deep-set timber flush-panelled door with rectangular fanlight; window at 1st floor above. Window at each floor in flanking bays.

E (SIDE) ELEVATION: garage awning set to left at ground; window at 1st floor above; gablehead stack above.

W (SIDE) ELEVATION; blank gabled wall with piended single storey addition to centre at ground; gablehead stack above.

12-pane timber sash and case windows. Grey slate roof; slate to addition; painted ashlar coped stacks; ashlar skews; cast-iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen 1997.

Statement of Interest

West Machan House has retained the name shown on the 1st edition OS map, on which a large U-plan steading is shown to the south of the house. The U-plan steading remained at least until 1898, as it appears unaltered in the OS map for that year, and was subsequently was demolished.

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