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Portnacraig Inn, Port-Na-Craig Road, Pitlochry

A Category B Listed Building in Pitlochry, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.6985 / 56°41'54"N

Longitude: -3.734 / 3°44'2"W

OS Eastings: 293912

OS Northings: 757650

OS Grid: NN939576

Mapcode National: GBR KC40.J8J

Mapcode Global: WH5MJ.MW3R

Plus Code: 9C8RM7X8+99

Entry Name: Portnacraig Inn, Port-Na-Craig Road, Pitlochry

Listing Name: Port-Na-Craig Road, Portnacraig Inn, Including Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 9 June 1981

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394895

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47538

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Pitlochry

County: Perth and Kinross

Town: Pitlochry

Electoral Ward: Highland

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Early 19th century, restored circa 1990. 2-storey and raised basement, 3-bay house with single storey wing forming courtyard to rear. Coursed and snecked squared rubble.

SE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Small gabled brick porch with decorative timber bargeboarding to centre bay at ground, 2 small windows in bay to right and single window to left, regular fenestration close to eaves at 1st floor.

SW (PORT-NA-CRAIG ROAD) ELEVATION: piend-roofed elevation with 2 windows to each floor and dominant central wallhead stack, set-back bay to outer left with timber sign, and boundary wall abutting beyond.

NE (RIVER) ELEVATION: gabled elevation to left with 2 windows to each floor over raised basement, 3 windows in single storey bays to right over raised basement with boarded timber door to left.

NW ELEVATION: single storey elevation with window in bay to left, blank bay to right with rounded outer angle beyond; lower projecting centre bay with window, window and door on return to left and further window on return to right.

COURTYARD ELEVATIONS: irregular elevations with variety of elements including door to SW.

4-pane glazing pattern in square timber sash and case windows. Graded grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks with cans.

INTERIOR: modern (see Notes).

BOUNDARY WALLS: semicircular- and rubble-coped rubble boundary walls.

Statement of Interest

Group with Ferryman's Cottage and Nos 1-4 Port-Na-Craig Road as a designed group. Built as a coaching inn on the former Killiecrankie Road, the building was in use as a tea-room circa 1930. Purchased by the Hydro-Electric Board during the 1950s, it was semi-derelict by the end of the 1980s. Sympathetically restored and re-opened by the current owner in 1990.

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