Listed Building

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Address/Name of Site


Status: Designated


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Date Added
Local Authority
Planning Authority
NH 87887 77690
287887, 877690


Early 18th century with later additions. Harled, ashlar

margins (rendered margins in new wing), 2-storey, now L-plan.

Original 3-bay house, south facing with asymmetrical centre

bay and door; slightly later (probably mid-later 18th

century) wing continuous at east gable and projecting south

to form L-plan. Small windows with plain chamfered margins,

crowsteps and 2 small attic windows in west gable. Macleod

crest on front cavetto skewputt, sun motif to rear skewputt.

Modern (mid 1970's) wing extending south with wide, shallow

bowed bay windows in south gable to ground and 1st floor;

further modern extension at west gable.

Multi-pane glazing - renewed end stacks; slate roof.

Interior; staircase with shaped flat balusters remain in

oldest portion of house. Extensive walled garden; coursed

rubble with dressed copes. Various mural stone plaques.

Statement of Special Interest

3 walled garden mural tablets.

1. early 18th century marriage lintel with initials AE M MM

2. memorial to Crawford Ross, Tacksman of Cadboll for 50

years who died there in 1862.

3. memorial to James Young of Cadboll, 1870-1966. Cadboll

House of circa 1830, formerly on this site. demolished



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About Listed Buildings

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We list buildings which are found to be of special architectural or historic interest using the selection guidance published in Designation Policy and Selection Guidance (2019)

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