This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 56.1881 / 56°11'17"N
Longitude: -3.9643 / 3°57'51"W
OS Eastings: 278189
OS Northings: 701233
OS Grid: NN781012
Mapcode National: GBR 1B.G3CL
Mapcode Global: WH4NT.2QHH
Plus Code: 9C8R52QP+67
Entry Name: 57 and 59 High Street
Listing Date: 17 October 2002
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 396466
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB48954
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Dunblane and Bridge of Allan
Traditional County: Perthshire
Circa 1880. 2-storey with attic, 4-bay, triangular-plan, on corner site, asymmetrical, Jacobethan tenement with shops to ground. 2-stage turret with conical roof to corner. Squared, bull-faced, red sandstone courses with yellow ashlar sandstone margins. Long and short quoins. Architraved windows with projecting cills.
E (HIGH STREET) ELEVATION: modern plate glass shop fronts to ground, door to centre left, blind canted ashlar bay to outer right. Moulded architraves with projecting cornice to 2nd storey windows, moulded eaves course, timber box dormer to right, gabled bay to outer left with window to gablehead. 2-stage, corbelled, octagonal turret to right return; string course between stages, projecting cornice, conical roof with cast-iron finial.
W (REAR) ELEVATION: 2-storey with attic and raised basement on falling ground, irregular fenestration. Gabled bay to right, chamfered angle to outer right. Abutting turret to outer left.
S (SIDE) ELEVATION: obscured by abutting building.
Predominantly 6-pane upper, plate glass lower, sash and case windows. Grey slates, lead flashing. Cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: refurbished office premises to ground and 1st floor. Attic storey tenement not seen 2001.
The corner turret, in particular, of this corner tenement built on a sloping site, makes an important contribution to the Dunblane townscape.
Other nearby listed buildings