Listed Building

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

WESTHALL FARM, CARTSHED AND GRANARYLB19022

Status: Designated

Documents

There are no additional online documents for this record.

Summary

Category
B
Date Added
10/12/1991
Local Authority
Angus
Planning Authority
Angus
Parish
Murroes
NGR
NO 45394 35092
Coordinates
345394, 735092

Description

Earlier-mid 19th century. Rectangular-plan, 7-bay cartshed and granary attached to partly demolished steading of different periods at N. Snecked rubble sandstone with picked ashlar dressings, corrugated asbestos roof, some timber doors.

W ELEVATION: 7 segmental-arched cart-arches, 2 at left and 1 at right with boarded doors, 7 boarded windows above, 6-pane window at far left; 3 ridge ventilators.

S GABLE: 6-pane top-hopper window at ground floor, boarded hayloft door above.

E ELEVATION: mostly masked by later lean-to cattle court; large implement entrance at far right breaking through wallhead, corrugated metal doors and slate piended roof.

INTERIOR: central joist supported by rough-hewn timber columns; granary has corrugated metal partitions and plain collar- and tie-beam roof.

Statement of Special Interest

Westhall is shown on Edward?s 1678 map; the 1858 OS map shown an extensive steading at Westhall, of which approximately one half remains. This cartshed and granary is probably contemporary with the farmhouse (listed separately), and with it forms a significant feature in the landscape.

References

Bibliography

1858 OS map; Map of Angus in Robert Edward, A DESCRIPTION OF THE COUNTY OF ANGUS (1678), reprinted in Alexander J Warden ANGUS OF FORFARSHIRE (1881), vol II.

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 www.historicenvironment.scot. 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 is the main point of contact for all applications for listed building consent.

Find out more about listing and our other designations at www.historicenvironment.scot. You can contact us on 0131 668 8716 or at designations@hes.scot.

Images

There are no images available for this record, you may want to check Canmore for images relating to WESTHALL FARM, CARTSHED AND GRANARY

There are no images available for this record.

Search Canmore

Printed: 19/11/2018 01:00