Listed Building

The legal part of the listing is the address/name of site only. All other information in the record is not statutory.

GARDENSTOWN, HARBOUR ROAD, EAST WAREHOUSELB10575

Status: Designated

Documents

There are no additional online documents for this record.

Summary

Category
B
Date Added
15/02/1982
Supplementary Information Updated
23/05/1990
Local Authority
Aberdeenshire
Planning Authority
Aberdeenshire
Parish
Gamrie
NGR
NJ 79996 64826
Coordinates
379996, 864826

Description

Early-mid 18th century. Tall 3-storey warehouse built against

side of slope and revealing only 2 storeys at N (to Harbour

Road). Harled rubble.

NORTH (SEAWARD) ELEVATION: irregular 5 bays; segmental-headed

entrance with double-leaf plank doors.

SOUTH (HARBOUR ROAD) ELEVATION: 5 bays. 2 doorways,

additional entrance in 1st floor under gabled dormer breaking

wallhead and reached by wooden forestair.

Varied glazing. End and ridge stacks, truncated at W gable;

slate and corrugated-asbestos roofs.

Statement of Special Interest

Gardenstown established in 1720 by Mr Alexander Garden of

Troup; this building would have been one of the first in the

township, used for the storage of goods exported from and

imported into the harbour by which it stands.

References

Bibliography

No Bibliography entries for this designation

About Listed Buildings

Listing is the way that a building or structure of special architectural or historic interest is recognised by law through the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Act 1997.

We list buildings of special architectural or historic interest using the criteria published in the Historic Environment Scotland Policy Statement.

The statutory listing address is the legal part of the listing. The information in the listed building record gives an indication of the special architectural or historic interest of the listed building(s). It is not a definitive historical account or a complete description of the building(s). The format of the listed building record has changed over time. Earlier records may be brief and some information will not have been recorded.

Listing covers both the exterior and the interior. Listing can cover structures not mentioned which are part of the curtilage of the building, such as boundary walls, gates, gatepiers, ancillary buildings etc. The planning authority is responsible for advising on what is covered by the listing including the curtilage of a listed building. For information about curtilage see www.historicenvironment.scot. Since 1 October 2015 we have been able to exclude items from a listing. If part of a building is not listed, it will say that it is excluded in the statutory address and in the statement of special interest in the listed building record. The statement will use the word 'excluding' and quote the relevant section of the Historic Environment Scotland Act 2014. Some earlier listed building records may use the word 'excluding', but if the Act is not quoted, the record has not been revised to reflect current legislation.

If you want to alter, extend or demolish a listed building you need to contact your planning authority to see if you need listed building consent. The planning authority is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

Find out more about listing and our other designations at www.historicenvironment.scot. You can contact us on 0131 668 8716 or at designations@hes.scot.

Images

There are no images available for this record, you may want to check Canmore for images relating to GARDENSTOWN, HARBOUR ROAD, EAST WAREHOUSE

There are no images available for this record.

Search Canmore

Printed: 20/11/2018 05:50