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Kingswells House

A Category B Listed Building in Newhills, Aberdeen

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1483 / 57°8'53"N

Longitude: -2.2294 / 2°13'45"W

OS Eastings: 386218

OS Northings: 806402

OS Grid: NJ862064

Mapcode National: GBR XJ.PDBV

Mapcode Global: WH9QN.QLLD

Entry Name: Kingswells House

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349363

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15681

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Newhills

County: Aberdeen

Electoral Ward: Kingswells/Sheddocksley/Summerhill

Parish: Newhills

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

1666. Originally rectangular, 2-storey 3-window centre
flanked by narrow 1-window wings with shaped jerkin head
gables (centre door was framed in Ionic pilasters, elliptical
window above and elliptical window at 1st); semi-circular
entrance porch corbelled to square at attic level, corner
turret and centre rear addition, interior completely recast
1855. (details suggest James Matthews) 1688 stone (from
Inverurie area) and a few other fragments in garden.

Statement of Interest

Sundial (17th century obelisk type) removed by late owner.

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