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Royal Dundee Liff Hospital, Main Gate Lodge, Including Gatepiers

A Category C Listed Building in Lochee, Dundee

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.4839 / 56°29'2"N

Longitude: -3.0691 / 3°4'8"W

OS Eastings: 334257

OS Northings: 732937

OS Grid: NO342329

Mapcode National: GBR VH.5K1G

Mapcode Global: WH6Q4.T9Q5

Entry Name: Royal Dundee Liff Hospital, Main Gate Lodge, Including Gatepiers

Listing Date: 16 January 2001

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 394921

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47566

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Liff and Benvie

County: Dundee

Electoral Ward: Lochee

Traditional County: Angus

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Description

Charles Edward and Thomas Saunders Robertson, later 19th century. Single storey, irregular-plan lodge. Snecked sandstone rubble, grey slate roof. Singe and bipartite windows, 3-light canted windows with base course and crenellated parapet, chamfered jambs, original 2-pane timber sash and case glazing; crowstepped gables; corniced stacks with uniform cream cans.

W (FRONT) ELEVATION: door with fanlight at angled gables porch projecting from left re-entrant angle, single window to bay at left, gable advanced to right with canted window, bay slightly recessed to far right with bipartite. Single window to left return gable.

INTERIOR: not seen (1998).

GATEPIERS: 2 ball-finialled, octagonal ashlar gatepiers flanked by 2 corniced rectangular ashlar gatepiers.

Statement of Interest

Part of a B Group with Greystanes House, Gowrie House, Unit Offices and Liff House. The lodge is now in separate ownership from the hospital. See also Notes to listing of Greystanes House.

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