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Drummuir Castle, Home Farm Steading

A Category B Listed Building in Speyside Glenlivet, Moray

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.4861 / 57°29'10"N

Longitude: -3.0479 / 3°2'52"W

OS Eastings: 337272

OS Northings: 844473

OS Grid: NJ372444

Mapcode National: GBR L8VY.0J4

Mapcode Global: WH7LG.43WD

Entry Name: Drummuir Castle, Home Farm Steading

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333194

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2298

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Botriphnie

County: Moray

Electoral Ward: Speyside Glenlivet

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

William Smith and William Bruce, architects,
1859. Substantial 2-storey Baronial farm steading in form
of hollow square. Harled, tooled ashlar margins and dressings.
Main elevations SE and SW, gabled wide 9 bays with slightly
advanced gabled centre bay each with tall round-headed
archway leading to inner court, at SW with pigeon loft
and flight-holes above. Slightly advanced and gabled angle
bays, with 2-storey angle drumtower at S lit by narrow
stairlights and with slated bellcast conical roof. Various
loft openings break wallhead under gablets.
Most fenestration now louvred, some 2-light glazing surviving
in drumtower. Crowstepped gables; ridge stacks and louvred
cupolas; slate roofs.
INTERIOR: poor condition. Modern grain dryer installed in
NE range.

Statement of Interest

Formerly incorporated living accommodation for farm

servants. Plans of steading, without angle drumtowers,

signed by William Bruce, architect, 1858 and incorporated

in William Smith's design.

Upgraded C(S) to B 23 September 1998.

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