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Old Echt. Steading, Orchard Wall and East Forecourt Wall.

A Category B Listed Building in Echt, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1428 / 57°8'33"N

Longitude: -2.4413 / 2°26'28"W

OS Eastings: 373395

OS Northings: 805850

OS Grid: NJ733058

Mapcode National: GBR X5.CZJB

Mapcode Global: WH8PF.GQQN

Entry Name: Old Echt. Steading, Orchard Wall and East Forecourt Wall.

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334165

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3156

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Echt

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Westhill and District

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

16th, 17th centuries and 1733. Courtyard of former House
of Echt converted to farm buildings, additions (or
remodelling?) dated T.F.M.F. 1733.
East entrance from with moulded archway (now blocked)
and shotholes.
South wing has ball finials at gable apices. Orchard wall
to N, interesting pinned random rubble, and forecourt
wall on E.

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