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Gardeners' Cottage, Aberlour House

A Category C Listed Building in Speyside Glenlivet, Moray

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Latitude: 57.4745 / 57°28'28"N

Longitude: -3.2011 / 3°12'3"W

OS Eastings: 328065

OS Northings: 843333

OS Grid: NJ280433

Mapcode National: GBR L8GZ.2BC

Mapcode Global: WH6K7.SDV9

Plus Code: 9C9RFQFX+RH

Entry Name: Gardeners' Cottage, Aberlour House

Listing Name: Aberlour Home Farm, Former Gardeners' Cottages

Listing Date: 9 November 1987

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333260

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2348

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Aberlour

County: Moray

Electoral Ward: Speyside Glenlivet

Parish: Aberlour

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Late 19th century, possibly incorporating earlier core.
Paired E/W facing 2-storey cottages, each of 3 bays, wider
house to N. Rubble, tooled and polished ashlar dressings and
Near centre paired doorways in W elevation under continuous
corniced inscribed lintel; flanking ground floor and single
1st floor windows.
Regular 3-bay openings in E elevation, each dwelling with
centre door (blocked as window in larger house) and 3 narrow
1st floor windows.
Crowstepped gables; coped end stacks; slate roof.
Single storey, 2-bay addition at NW. Modern lean-to addition
at S gable.

Statement of Interest

Lintel to W inscribed O LORD IN THEE IS ALL MY TRVST.

Probably built or altered by Sir John R Findlay, who

purchased Aberlour Estate in 1885. Cottage sited close to N

gable not included in listing. Some similarity to plan of

dwelling on same site on 1st ed OS circa.1872. Present pair

cottages appear on 2nd ed 1905.

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