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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


Earlier to mid 19th century. Single storey, 5-bay near-symmetrical cottage, now shop. Rectangular-plan with curved ends. Stugged pink sandstone ashlar, painted ashlar margins. Base course; eaves band. Projecting bracketed eaves. North (main) elevation: door to outer left, post box to the right of the door and bipartite dormer above. 3 bays grouped to right with centre door with flanking broad windows. Painted eaves band. W (side) elevation: tripartite canted window on corner, blind window at centre, window to outer right (6-pane timber glazing). Large plate glass windows. Graded grey slate roof, lead flashings and cast iron rooflights. Broad corniced stacks, single circular can.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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