Listed Building

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Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NO 49246 35065
349246, 735065


1823. 2-storey, 3-bay, L-plan granary with yard and dovecot. Rubble masonry, polished ashlar dressings, corrugated asbestos roof (previously stone slates).

SW ELEVATION: off-centre segmental arch at ground floor; 3 near- symmetrical boarded openings at 1st floor with large pink sandstone dressings; enclosing rubble wall with rounded copes on 3 sides forming yard, with cart opening.

SE ELEVATION: 9-pane to hopper window ground floor right in built-up doorway; boarded round-headed aperture at 1st floor with advanced cill at springing point; inscription ?PA 1823? (Patrick Anderson) above in circular panel with cable moulding.

NW ELEVATION: central door at 1st floor with later lower slate roofed addition at left.

NE ELEVATION: door to dairy; pump.

Statement of Special Interest

Laws estate owned by Patrick Anderson between 1820 and 1834; Anderson was Provost of Dundee several times between 1818 and 1826. 2-storey farmhouse of similar date to E.



J Malcolm, PARISH OF MONIFIETH (1910), p320.

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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.

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