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Old Manse, Cawdor

A Category B Listed Building in Cawdor, Highland

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Latitude: 57.5227 / 57°31'21"N

Longitude: -3.9391 / 3°56'20"W

OS Eastings: 283963

OS Northings: 849716

OS Grid: NH839497

Mapcode National: GBR J8NV.0BQ

Mapcode Global: WH4GF.G5GW

Plus Code: 9C9RG3F6+39

Entry Name: Old Manse, Cawdor

Listing Name: Cawdor Village Old Manse Walled Garden, Steading and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 6 September 1979

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332481

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1753

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Cawdor

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Nairn and Cawdor

Parish: Cawdor

Traditional County: Nairnshire

Tagged with: Manse

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John Wilson, architect and builder, 1831. 2-storey and attic,
wide 3-bay house. Harl pointed rubble, tooled ashlar
dressings. Symmetrical SE entrance front, with slightly
advanced and pedimented centre bay; centre door with narrow
sidelights. Symmetrical 2-bay NE side entrance; large
tripartite in ground floor of SW elevation. 12-pane glazing.
Modern box dormers, single in front and 3 to rear. Paired
centre stacks; piended platform slate roof.
2 single storey, single bay wings project to rear, forming
rear service court.
Walled garden; coped rubble walled garden.
Steading; L-plan steading/gighouse and stable to rear; rubble
with tooled rubble dressings; piended slate roof. Gate piers;
pair simple square ashlar gate piers with pyramidal caps.

Statement of Interest

Former Church of Scotland Parish Manse. "an excellent and

commodious house". (NSA)

Description of items in Cawdor Village commences at west with

Old Manse and continues east through West End, Back Street to

Bridge House; from thence West to Lavender Cottage and

Gardener's Cottage.

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