Listed Building

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 – see ‘About Listed Buildings’ below for more information.


Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Planning Authority
National Park
NH 82657 6304
282657, 806304


Late 18th century. Symmetrical SE facing 2-storey and

attic, 3-bay house with slightly advanced single storey

wings projecting at rear to form U-plan court. Pinned

random rubble, tooled granite ashlar margins and dressings,

harled flanks and rear.

Shallow advanced centre bay; centre door with radial

fanlight masked by wide single storey later 19th century

porch (rubble with contrasting tooled sandstone dressings).

Centre 1st floor simple Venetian window with blind side

lights; blocking course with 3 urn finials. Bandcourse

immediately below wallhead; pair piended dormers.

Simple Venetian window in each front gable of flanking

wings, with blind side lights right; pair later piended

smallhead dormers in SW return elevation. 2- and 4-pane

glazing; end stacks to centre block, ridge stacks to wings;

slate roofs.

Projecting bowed centre stairwell to rear with truncated


Interior; Pair reeded pilasters in hall (capitals missing);

stairwell with turned wooden balusters. Decorative plaster

friezes in hall, 1st floor bedroom and ground floor

drawing, where further pair reeded pilasters with Corinthian

capitals flanked alcove. Carved chimneypieces in both

drawing room and bedroom; beaded panelled window shutters

and doors.

Meat larder; sited on knoll to W of house, square rubble

meat larder over small cellar. Centre door in N elevation

(some blocked); pyramidal slate roof.

Interior; plain interior in poor condition; centre beam

studded with large iron meat hooks.

Statement of Special Interest

Meat larder sited on knoll to catch cooling winds. Unusual


Small privy and rubble walled garden stand at E of house;

icehouse (now blocked) built into slope at W.



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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 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.

If you want to alter, extend or demolish a listed building you need to contact your planning authority to see if you need listed building consent. The planning authority advises on the need for listed building consent and they also decide what a listing covers. The planning authority is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

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