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Latitude: 57.49 / 57°29'23"N
Longitude: -3.1854 / 3°11'7"W
OS Eastings: 329035
OS Northings: 845034
OS Grid: NJ290450
Mapcode National: GBR L8HX.X2V
Mapcode Global: WH6K8.10DG
Entry Name: Craigellachie, John Street, Primary School and Front Railings
Listing Date: 9 November 1987
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 333268
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2355
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Speyside Glenlivet
Traditional County: Banffshire
Brown and Watt, Aberdeen, 1898-1900 (dated 1900). Single
storey, wide 4-bay school abutting road on sloping site
revealing plain 2-storey rear elevation. Rubble, tooled
ashlar dressings. Regular gabled frontage with slightly
advanced gabled entrance porches in outer bays, each with segmental-headed light above and slightly wider than doorway.
Small circular turret corbelled out from shallow re-entrant
angle formed by right (NE) porch with painted wooden arcade
at upper stage supporting facetted and slated conical roof.
Centre 2 bays lit by large tripartites, each with roundheaded
centre window. Some original lozenge glazing survives in
upper light; elsewhere modern multi-pane glazing.
Plain bargeboards with dummy timber-frame detailing in
gablets; original rainwater goods; single ridge stack; green
Cumbrian slates with red potter ridge.
School fronted by low coped rubble wall with spearhead
cast-iron railings, stiffened at intervals by thicker bars
with crown finials. Rubble wall encloses playing field at
Change of Category B to C(S) 9.11.87
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