Listed Building

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KINCARDINE CASTLELB4550

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
B
Date Added
05/10/1971
Local Authority
Perth And Kinross
Planning Authority
Perth And Kinross
Parish
Blackford
NGR
NN 94942 11446
Coordinates
294942, 711446

Description

1801/3. (Richard Crichton? c.f. parapet detail

Abercairny 1803). Single symmetrical 2-storey and

basement Gothic block, squared coursed rubble, N.W.

entrance front has 3-window centre, raised parapet (and

formerly crenellated canted porch with arches) between

octagonal turrets; single outer bays have canted oriels,

2 light windows above; N.E. and S.W. elevations 2-window

square-headed with hood moulds, modern addition at

former; S.E. front 3-window centre bow flanked by angle

turrets, 1-window either side, basement full storey this

elevation. Traceried metal parapet, stone at centre

features. Simple interior, entrance hall has arcaded

gothic cornice, detail otherwise mainly classical.

Statement of Special Interest

The stables are contemporary with the house but not of

much interest and partly altered. Parallel blocks, gables to

house have gothic 2-light features, the reutilitarian

References

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