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Mains Of Dunphail

A Category B Listed Building in Forres, Moray

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Latitude: 57.5138 / 57°30'49"N

Longitude: -3.656 / 3°39'21"W

OS Eastings: 300892

OS Northings: 848283

OS Grid: NJ008482

Mapcode National: GBR K8BV.XP5

Mapcode Global: WH5HP.TD7N

Plus Code: 9C9RG87V+GH

Entry Name: Mains Of Dunphail

Listing Name: Dunphail Mains Farmhouse and Former Cartshed/Grannary

Listing Date: 9 November 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333047

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2172

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinkillie

County: Moray

Electoral Ward: Forres

Parish: Edinkillie

Traditional County: Morayshire

Tagged with: Farmstead

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Style of William Playfair, circa 1830. Irregular single and
2-storey Italianate farmhouse. Harl pointed rubble, tooled
ashlar dressings. Square 2-storey, single bay block with
paired round-headed windows in each face, the upper
fenestration linked by continuous cill band/string course;
shallow slated pyramidal roof with deep bracketted eaves.
Entrance in single storey range within square-headed recess.
Varied glazing; end and wallhead stacks; slate roofs with
bracketted eaves.
FORMER CARTSHED/GRANARY: single storey and loft, S facing 3-
bay elevation linked to house by short screen-wall. Rubble,
tooled ashlar dressings and margins. 3 tall round-headed cart
bays, some now infilled; regular paired round-headed loft
windows close under projecting eaves. Coped end stack at E
with unusual panelled detailing to base; bellcote at W; slate

Statement of Interest

Unusual farm architectural composition. The front of the cartshed/granary is now masked by high modern silos but the

original frontage is intact. Modern cattle courts to rear and

W not included in listing.

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