Listed Building

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

MORELESS FARMHOUSELB13614

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
C
Date Added
24/11/1972
Supplementary Information Updated
15/03/2006
Local Authority
Aberdeenshire
Planning Authority
Aberdeenshire
Parish
King Edward
NGR
NJ 76209 57041
Coordinates
376209, 857041

Description

Dated 1788. 2-storey, 3-bay house with centre door. Harled with tooled red sandstone ashlar margins. Centre door with dated lintel; flanking 20th century, canted bay windows. 4-pane glazing in timber sash and case casement windows; coped end stacks; slate roof.

INTERIOR: nothing of interest survives.

WING: Continuous with SW gable, a later 19th century single storey and attic wing. 2-bay frontage with doorway masked by projecting lean-to porch. Single dormer breaks wallhead. Varied glazing; single coped end stack; slate roof.

Statement of Special Interest

Farm steading and cottages not included in listing. Nor is the lean-to garage abutting the wing of Moreless Farmhouse.

References

Bibliography

James Godsman, KING-EDWARD, ABERDEENSHIRE (1952), pp.119-120.

About Listed Buildings

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

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