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Cartwheel Inn, 17 Wellmeadow, Blairgowrie

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

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Latitude: 56.5921 / 56°35'31"N

Longitude: -3.3375 / 3°20'14"W

OS Eastings: 317963

OS Northings: 745265

OS Grid: NO179452

Mapcode National: GBR V8.TNMB

Mapcode Global: WH6PF.PKXS

Plus Code: 9C8RHMR7+R2

Entry Name: Cartwheel Inn, 17 Wellmeadow, Blairgowrie

Listing Name: 17 Wellmeadow, Cartwheel Inn

Listing Date: 4 September 2003

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 397020

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49487

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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Before 1840 (see Notes). 3-storey, 3-bay public house with pedimented windowheads, in irregular terrace. Harled with painted margins.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical above ground. Bay to left of centre at ground with 2-leaf part-glazed timber door, flanking heavy pilasters, adjacent fixed window to left and further pilaster beyond, all under deep frieze; altered window to centre bay and door to right with painted sign over. Regular fenestration to each floor above, windows to 2nd floor breaking eaves into decoratively-finialled pedimented dormerheads.

W (ALLAN STREET) ELEVATION: gabled elevation with window to each floor at outer right. Flat-roofed single storey building angled across centre and left bays not included in this listing.

Plate glass glazing in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Coped rendered stacks with thackstanes and some cans.

INTERIOR: bar modern.

Statement of Interest

The site was first feued to David Edmond as early as 1694, with William Johnstone recorded as proprietor of 'houses and biggins' by 1771. First mention of a public house appears in 1840 when John Mitchell Senior, a builder, took over the property which comprised "a dwelling house with stables and garden behind lately occupied as an Inn".

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