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Latitude: 57.6138 / 57°36'49"N
Longitude: -3.0988 / 3°5'55"W
OS Eastings: 334454
OS Northings: 858738
OS Grid: NJ344587
Mapcode National: GBR L8QL.M76
Mapcode Global: WH6JJ.CWNJ
Entry Name: Fochabers, 8 George Street
Listing Date: 24 March 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332228
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1558
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Fochabers Lhanbryde
Traditional County: Morayshire
Dated 1777 and 1933. Single storey cottage of 3 bays. Harled, contrasting painted chamfered ashlar margins. Centre door with datestone and worn initials above; 4-pane glazing. Coped end stacks; slate roof.
Worn 1777 initials are TF for Thomas Forsyth and (?) IS (presumably his wife). 1933 date probably records slating of roof and other restoration work. Cottage shown on 1783 plan of Fochabers and is the earliest identified house in the 'New Town'.
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