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Penzance House, 36-50 Henderson Street (even numbers) and 1-7 Union Street (odd numbers), Bridge of Allan

A Category B Listed Building in Bridge Of Allan, Stirling

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Latitude: 56.1548 / 56°9'17"N

Longitude: -3.9481 / 3°56'52"W

OS Eastings: 279093

OS Northings: 697495

OS Grid: NS790974

Mapcode National: GBR 1C.J704

Mapcode Global: WH4P0.BK6J

Entry Name: Penzance House, 36-50 Henderson Street (even numbers) and 1-7 Union Street (odd numbers), Bridge of Allan

Listing Date: 3 August 1977

Last Amended: 6 April 2016

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 405987

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22642

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Bridge Of Allan

County: Stirling

Town: Bridge Of Allan

Electoral Ward: Dunblane and Bridge of Allan

Traditional County: Stirlingshire

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Dated 1880. High Victorian curiosity. 2-storey and attic
ashlar on corner site; 8-window (5 bipartites with cornice)
to Henderson Street, framed in Corinthianesque pilasters,
chamfered openings; modernised ground floor shops, 3
keyblocked segment-headed and consoled doorpieces framed in
pilasters: 8 pedimented dormers (5 bipartites); stepped
frontage to Union Street, 2 canted bays and single pedimented
dormer on left, 2 canted bays framing triplet of stilted
segment-headed doorways and single 1st floor window on right
pedimented dormers above (outer dormers bipartite): recessed
centre bay with segment-headed doorpiece and arched 1st floor
niche with segmental pediment masks change of level. All
windows and mullions pilastered, sculptured capitals ground
and 1st floors. Slated roofs.

Statement of Interest

Statutory address and listed building record revised in 2016. Previously listed as 'Henderson Street 36-50 (Even Nos) 1-11 Union Street Penzance House'.

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