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Yewbank Cottage, Luss

A Category B Listed Building in Luss, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 56.1017 / 56°6'6"N

Longitude: -4.6377 / 4°38'15"W

OS Eastings: 236037

OS Northings: 693014

OS Grid: NS360930

Mapcode National: GBR 0J.MG4B

Mapcode Global: WH2LL.QWRR

Plus Code: 9C8Q4926+MW

Entry Name: Yewbank Cottage, Luss

Listing Name: Yewbank Cottage and Lonaigview, Luss

Listing Date: 14 May 1971

Last Amended: 9 January 2017

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 406588

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB14433

Building Class: Cultural

Also known as: Luss, Elmbank Cottage

ID on this website: 200406588

Location: Luss

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Lomond North

Parish: Luss

Traditional County: Dunbartonshire

Tagged with: Architectural structure Cultural heritage ensemble

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Mid 19th century, restored 1993. Single storey, 4-bay, rectangular-plan pair of terraced cottages with projecting eaves. Whinstone and sandstone rubble with pink sandstone margins and dressings.

The principal southeast elevation has two central windows and 2-leaf boarded doors to the outer bays. The end elevations have a central window. The elevation facing the street has a plaque inscribed "Commemorating the restoration of Luss village 3 July 1993".

Timber diamond-pane casement windows. Graded grey slate roof with lead flashings. There is a pair of octagonal corniced stacks with octagonal cans to each cottage.

Statement of Interest

The building is shown on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map, surveyed in 1860. Identical pair with Avonlea and Ivybank, Fernlea and Ivy Cottage, Laurel Cottages and Ravenlea and The Sheiling and Rose Cottage.

Statutory address revised in 2016. Previously listed as 'Luss Village, Elmbank and Lonaigview'.

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