Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NJ 69729 51250
369729, 851250


Mid 19th century, possibly by A and W Reid of Elgin. 2-storey estate cottage, with range of outbuildings and dog kennels behind. Harled, with Turriff sandstone margins. 2-leaf door to centre with letterbox strip fanlight, and gabled wooden porch with 4 tree trunk columns, windows flanking at ground. Windows above to outerbays, breaking eaves in ashlar gabled dormerheads with trefoil finials. Skylight at centre.

Sash and case windows with 4-pane glazing pattern. Grey slates, ashlar coped skews and stacks. Range of single storey outbuildings at rear, harled with ashlar margins, boarded doors, grey slates, ashlar coped skews; ball finial to mutual gable. Piend-roofed, single storey kennel range with 2 paved runs fenced by simple cast-iron railings with ball


Statement of Special Interest

The Kennels are listed in consideration of the details it shares with other Forglen estate designs, and as an unaltered component of the estate.



OS Map, Banffshire (1871-4) (surveyed 1867).

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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