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12 and 12a Easdale Island

A Category C Listed Building in Oban North and Lorn, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.2912 / 56°17'28"N

Longitude: -5.6544 / 5°39'15"W

OS Eastings: 173952

OS Northings: 716975

OS Grid: NM739169

Mapcode National: GBR DDF2.SXR

Mapcode Global: WH0H2.34QF

Entry Name: 12 and 12a Easdale Island

Listing Date: 28 August 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 395491

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48060

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kilbrandon and Kilchattan

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

Later 19th century. Single storey, 4-bay, rectangular plan, improved cottage, originally 3-bay. Harled whinstone and slate rubble. Irregular fenestration. Overhanging eaves with barge boarding.

NW (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: asymmetrical, extended to left, varied window size, modern timber door with glazed astragals in bay to right of centre (centre of original cottage).

SE (REAR) ELEVATION: regular fenestration, modern

advanced gabled bay to right with gable end stack, windows to returns and large picture window to gable end.

SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: harled gable end.

NE (SIDE) ELEVATION: harled gable end.

Timber, fixed small-pane and hopper windows. Chimney stack to SW gable. Felt tiles to front, large Spanish slates to rear, lead flashing.

INTERIOR: not seen 2001.

Statement of Interest

B Group with Easdale Island numbers: Harbour Breastwork; 1; 2,3,4,5; 8,100,6; Drill Hall; 9; 11,11A, 11B; 13; 15; 32,18,19; 23; 29; 31,33A, 33; 24; 34,35; 41,42,43,44; 47; 48; 36; 50,51,52,53,54; Coalery; 55, ordered to follow the original numbering from east to west across Easdale Island, not in actual numeric order.

Forming part of the SE side of the main square on Easdale and next to the museum. One of the less common, and originally larger, free standing cottages on Easdale, suggesting possible occupancy by quarry superintendent. For further information see separate listing for 1 Easdale Island.

Formerly listed as number 12, list address amended July 2004 to include 12a.

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