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Mains Of Gorthleck

A Category B Listed Building in Aird and Loch Ness, Highland

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Latitude: 57.2603 / 57°15'36"N

Longitude: -4.4079 / 4°24'28"W

OS Eastings: 254858

OS Northings: 821411

OS Grid: NH548214

Mapcode National: GBR H9HJ.MMW

Mapcode Global: WH3G7.8S72

Plus Code: 9C9Q7H6R+4R

Entry Name: Mains Of Gorthleck

Listing Name: Gorthleck Mains (Old Gorthleck)

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330862

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB542

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dores

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness

Parish: Dores

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Earlier-mid 18th century, 2-storey and attic, symmetrical
5-bay house with paired fenestration to outer bays. All
harled. Centre door in south front masked by small modern
windows; 3 late 19th century gabled dormers. 12-pane glazing
in 1st floor windows front and rear, varied glazing
elsewhere. Flat skews; end stacks; slate roof.
Single storey, 2-bay gabled wing at east gable; 3-bay L-plan
single storey wing at west with modern box dormer.
Interior; some fielded panelling probably original to
house but re-used, in recess in ground floor room. Late
19th century turned balusters to staircase.

Statement of Interest

Former Gorthleck House, home of the Frasers of Gorthleck.

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