Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Supplementary Information Updated
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NO 38548 46748
338548, 746748


Dated 1766 but probably late 19th century (see Notes); later porch. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay house with single storey wing. Harl with painted margins to SW.

SE (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: symmetrical. Centre bay to ground with jerkin-headed porch with timber door, flanking lights and tripartite windows on returns, windows in flanking bays and regular fenestration to 1st floor. Dated, wall-mounted stone sundial high up to outer left angle.

SW (THE SQUARE) ELEVATION: 2 windows grouped to right at each floor and 2 tiny attic openings above.

NW ELEVATION: windows to centre and outer left bays at ground, and to centre at 1st floor below shouldered stack; piended, single storey wing adjoining to outer left.

4- and 12-pane glazing patterns in timber sash and case windows. Grey slates. Coped ashlar and brick stacks with cans.

BOUNDARY WALLS: semicircular-coped rubble boundary walls.

Statement of Special Interest

The date painted on the sundial is suspect as during repainting, the assistant factor decided upon its use as the most commonly found date elsewhere in Main Street.



SCOTTISH GEOGRAPHICAL MAGAZINE Bruce Walker "Glamis: 'The Great Rebuilding' on a Scottish Estate" (December 1985), p146.

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 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.

The only legal part of the listing is the address/name of site. Addresses and building names may have changed since the date of listing and if a number or name is missing from a listing address it may still be listed. Listing covers both the exterior and the interior and any object or structure fixed to the building. Listing can also cover structures not physically attached but 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. 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.

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