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Latitude: 56.2924 / 56°17'32"N
Longitude: -5.6568 / 5°39'24"W
OS Eastings: 173808
OS Northings: 717120
OS Grid: NM738171
Mapcode National: GBR DDD2.RPQ
Mapcode Global: WH0H2.23KH
Entry Name: 55 Easdale Island Including Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 28 August 1980
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395512
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48076
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Kilbrandon and Kilchattan
County: Argyll and Bute
Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn
Traditional County: Argyllshire
Mid 19th century. Single storey and attic, 3-bay, rectangular-plan, gabled house. Harled whinstone and slate rubble. Gabled dormer windows breaking eaves at attic.
SE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: slightly asymmetrical advanced gabled porch to right of centre, boarded timber door, small window to left, window to left return; large window to outer right bay; 3 different sized windows to centre and left bays. Regularly fenestrated large stone, gabled dormers breaking eaves to 1st floor.
NW (REAR) ELEVATION: irregular fenestration to ground.
NE (SIDE) ELEVATION: window to ground outer left, bow-fronted, flat-roofed outbuilding abutting to centre.
SW (SIDE) ELEVATION: harled gable end.
Plate glass fixed timber frame windows. Grey slates, lead flashing, coped gable stacks.
INTERIOR: not seen 2001.
BOUNDARY WALL: slate slab coursers.
B Group with Easdale Island numbers: Harbour Breastwork; 1; 2,3,4,5; 8,100,6; Drill Hall; 9; 11,11A, 11B; 12; 12A; 13; 15; 32,18,19; 23; 24; 29; 31,33A, 33; 34,35; 41,42,43,44; 47; 48; 36; 50,51,52,53,54; Coalery, ordered to follow the original numbering from east to west across Easdale Island, not in actual numeric order.
As the largest domestic dwelling on the island, No 55 is believed to be the former Quarry Master's house. For further information see separate listing for 1 Easdale Island.
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