Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Dechmont House

Dechmont House, a mansion in Livingstone parish, Linlithgowshire, 3½ miles WSW of Uphall station. Its owner, Mrs Meldrum, holds 1200 acres in the shire, valued at £1860 per annum. A little to the NE are Dechmont village and Dechmont Hill (686 feet), which commands a very extensive prospect.


(F.H. Groome, Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-4); © 2004 Gazetteer for Scotland)

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Feature Description: "a mansion"   (ADL Feature Type: "residential sites")
Administrative units: Livingston ScoP       West Lothian ScoCnty

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