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Latitude: 56.3831 / 56°22'59"N
Longitude: -3.2753 / 3°16'31"W
OS Eastings: 321349
OS Northings: 721931
OS Grid: NO213219
Mapcode National: GBR 25.1VGC
Mapcode Global: WH6QF.NTJJ
Entry Name: Sparrowmuir Cottage
Listing Date: 21 September 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395603
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48197
Building Class: Cultural
County: Perth and Kinross
Electoral Ward: Carse of Gowrie
Traditional County: Perthshire
18th century, altered. Single storey, 5-bay (altered from 6) pair of cottages (altered to 1). Whitewashed clay.
SE ELEVATION: panelled timber door with flanking windows to left, 2 further widely set windows to right.
NE ELEVATION: gabled elevation with small window to left and gablehead stack.
NW (REAR) ELEVATION: bay to right with outshot, door on return to right and small window immediately to left.
4-pane glazing pattern in timber sash and case windows. Modern concrete tiles. Harl and brick stack with cans.
Sparrowmuir, although with later changes, is a worthy survivor of the formerly prolific claywall cottages of Errol Parish. The OSA notes that "Excepting gentlemens seats, all the old buildings in the parish are of this substance, which, when properly cemented, is reckoned the warmest and most durable of any".
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