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Drumblade House

A Category C Listed Building in Drumblade, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.4511 / 57°27'3"N

Longitude: -2.6891 / 2°41'20"W

OS Eastings: 358743

OS Northings: 840296

OS Grid: NJ587402

Mapcode National: GBR M9Q0.WB9

Mapcode Global: WH7LM.NZP9

Entry Name: Drumblade House

Listing Date: 28 August 1989

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333910

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2936

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Drumblade

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Huntly, Strathbogie and Howe of Alford

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

Built 1824 as parish manse.
2 storeys, 3 bays, centre door with fanlight, ground floor
tripartites said to date from 1910, pair piended canted
dormers may also date from about then; pair recessed low
flanking wings. Rubble-built, squared dressings, sash
windows - mostly 4-pane glazing pattern; end stacks; slate
roofs.

Statement of Interest

Previous occupants include Robert James Brown, appointed

Professor of Greek at Marischal College, 1827 and William

Garden Blaikie who "came out" in 1843, later a Professor at

New College, moderator of the Free Church 1872 (information

from owner, 1989).

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