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Greenbank, Shaw Street, Blairgowrie

A Category C Listed Building in Blairgowrie And Rattray, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.5879 / 56°35'16"N

Longitude: -3.3461 / 3°20'45"W

OS Eastings: 317425

OS Northings: 744812

OS Grid: NO174448

Mapcode National: GBR V8.TSQZ

Mapcode Global: WH6PF.KNVZ

Plus Code: 9C8RHMQ3+5H

Entry Name: Greenbank, Shaw Street, Blairgowrie

Listing Name: Shaw Street, Greenbank Including Ancillary Building and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 4 September 2003

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 397012

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49479

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Blairgowrie and Rattray

County: Perth and Kinross

Town: Blairgowrie And Rattray

Electoral Ward: Blairgowrie and Glens

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Early to earlier 19th century. Single storey and attic, 3-bay vernacular house. Random whinstone rubble with contrasting ashlar quoins. Eaves course. Timber mullions.

SE (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Dominant advanced gabled bay to centre with part-glazed timber door and plate glass fanlight giving way to band course and gablehead appearing as oversized pediment with block finial(?). Windows in flanking bays each with canted 4-light, polygonal-roofed dormer window above.

NE ELEVATION: broad gabled elevation with single window off-centre right and further window off-centre left in gablehead.

NW (REAR) ELEVATION: centre bay with lean-to sandstone porch with part-glazed timber door on return to right and tiny window on return to left, windows in flanking bays and lower harled bay (ancillary?) to outer right.

12- and 16-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows; top-opening 2-pane lights over timber casement windows to dormers. Grey slates. Brick stacks with polygonal cans. Ashlar-coped skew with flat skewputts; plain bargeboarding.

ANCILLARY BUILDING: slated, rectangular-plan rubble ancillary with 2-leaf timber garage door.

GATEPIERS: square-section, semicircular-capped stone gatepiers with benchmark.

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