Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Perth And Kinross
Planning Authority
Perth And Kinross
NO 32094 28344
332094, 728344


Early 19th century. 2-storey, rectangular-plan, 3-bay farmhouse, made T-plan by single storey and attic service wing to rear. Harled, slate roof. Base course, 12-pane sash and case windows, out-of character earlier 20th century metal windows with cat-slide roofs to attic of service wing, end stacks.

S ELEVATION: modern multi-pane deep-set door and fanlight with splayed jambs to doorcase, window to left and right, 3 windows to 1st floor.

E ELEVATION: window to ground floor right and 1st floor left; modern multi-pane door, 3 windows and wallhead stack to service wing at right.

N GABLE: door and 2 windows to attic of service gable advanced at centre.

W ELEVATION: window to ground floor right and 2 windows to 1st floor of main gable at right, window to ground and 1st floor at left return; door and 2 windows to ground floor, 3 windows to attic at service wing recessed to left.

INTERIOR: not seen.

Statement of Special Interest

Both the Old Statistical Account and Melville refer to there once having been a burial ground and perhaps a chapel at Monorgan. The Old Statistical Account also refers to a corn mill here, shown on the 1867 OS map as such and listed below (the lade has since been re-routed). Stobie?s 1783 map shows the ?Mill of Monorgan?. The estate was famed for its orchards and the proprietor at the end of the 18th century, Henry Crawford, is credited with having made the first attempt at growing reeds in the Tay; although not continued here, the practice remains well established at Errol.



OSA (1797), vol XIX, pp463, 467-8, 561; Lawrence Melville, THE FAIR LAND OF GOWRIE (1939), p174; James Stobie, MAP OF THE COUNTIES OF PERTH AND CLACKMANNAN (1783); OS maps (1867), (1900).

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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