Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NH 51319 51596
251319, 851596


Dated 1874. Single storey, L-plan Italianate gate lodge with

later extension to north. Rubble, ashlar dressings. SW

re-entrant angle fitted with semi-circular portico supported

on 2 engaged and 4 fluted Ionic columns. Moulded cornice with

centre semi-circular pediment with initialled shield and date;

single window on each inner face. Key-stoned Venetian windows

in south and west gables, with original casements; modern

glazing. Corniced ridge and end stacks; projecting and

barge-boarded eaves; shallow slate roof.

Statement of Special Interest

Initials on shield JFG for J.F. Gillanders of Highfield.

Lodge possibly gardener's cottage; if so, then by William

Mackintosh, architect. (Advertisement for tenders, INVERNESS

ADVERTISER, Sept 23, 1873



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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 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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