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Strontoiller,cairn 300m south of

A Scheduled Monument in Oban North and Lorn, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 56.4074 / 56°24'26"N

Longitude: -5.3934 / 5°23'36"W

OS Eastings: 190732

OS Northings: 729075

OS Grid: NM907290

Mapcode National: GBR FC2S.69L

Mapcode Global: WH1HR.36ZV

Entry Name: Strontoiller,cairn 300m S of

Scheduled Date: 28 October 1977

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM4005

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric ritual and funerary: cairn (type uncertain)

Location: Kilmore and Kilbride

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn

Traditional County: Argyllshire


Later 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay cottage with lean-to to N. Whinstone (painted brick lean-to); brick surrounds to openings. Bracketed timber eaves; labelmoulds to W elevation openings.

W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: central advanced gabled entrance; decorative scalloped skews; glazed timber door; letterbox fanlight; square plaque to gable; timber finial; flanking single windows. Square opening to recessed lean-to to outer left.

S (SIDE) ELEVATION: glazed timber door to outer right.

N (SIDE) ELEVATION: single strip window to lean-to.

E (REAR) ELEVATION: modern casement window to outer left; 12-pane window to outer right; single central window. Glazed timber door to recessed lean-to to outer right.

4-pane timber sash and case windows to W elevation; 12-pane and modern timber glazing to N elevation. Grey slate roof; rooflights; coped ridge stacks; polygonal cans.

INTERIOR: not seen 1999.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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