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Montcoffer Cottages

A Category C Listed Building in Troup, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.641 / 57°38'27"N

Longitude: -2.5252 / 2°31'30"W

OS Eastings: 368745

OS Northings: 861349

OS Grid: NJ687613

Mapcode National: GBR N83J.KWX

Mapcode Global: WH8M2.56SP

Entry Name: Montcoffer Cottages

Listing Date: 4 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333870

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2895

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Alvah

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Troup

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Earlier-mid 19th century. Single storey with attic pair of cottages, adjoined to form U-plan. Harled, with red Turriff sandstone margins.

S ELEVATION: symmetrical, later gabled porch to centre with bracketted eaves; door with letterbox fanlight. 2 narrow windows flanking. Outer bays advanced and gabled, with windows at ground, small round-arched attic windows.

E ELEVATION: 3-bay; door to centre, windows flanking 2 flat-roofed dormers to attic.

W ELEVATION: 2-bay; window to left at ground, single flat-roofed dormer to attic. Flat-roofed addition to N, rear gable. Sash and case windows with variety of glazing patterns. Ashlar coped skews, margined stacks with some decorative cans retained.

Statement of Interest

Montcoffer House, Outbuilding, Game Larders and Dovecot to W are listed separately.

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