Listed Building

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LAUDALE HOUSELB13942

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
C
Date Added
05/10/1971
Local Authority
Highland
Planning Authority
Highland
Parish
Morvern
NGR
NM 74918 59875
Coordinates
174918, 759875

Description

Early 19th century with later 19th century alterations and

additions. 3-storey, 3-bay house with symmetrical north facing

front and with single storey, wide single bay wings at both

east and west gables.

All white harled.

Centre door masked by later 19th century projecting gabled

porch with side entrance, and flanked by small ground floor

windows. 2nd floor windows rise through wallhead into 3

gabletted dormers (probably later 19th century raising of

house).

Flanking single bay wings have off-centre window each and

also single wallhead gabled dormer.

Mainly 4-pane glazing; end stacks; slate roofs.

Rear (south) modern box dormer to east wing and modern

glazing in 3-bay ground floor.

Interior; simple ceiling moulding to low ground floor room at

west.

Statement of Special Interest

Laudale mainly Argyll property in 18th century; purchased by

Dugald MacLachlan of Laudale in 1825; changed hands in 1851

and purchased by Newtons of Glencripesdale in 1871.

References

Bibliography

Philip Gaskell, MORVERN TRANSFORMED (2nd ed. 1980) pp.161-3.

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