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Murtle House, Aberdeen

A Category B Listed Building in Peterculter, Aberdeen

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1038 / 57°6'13"N

Longitude: -2.2116 / 2°12'41"W

OS Eastings: 387281

OS Northings: 801442

OS Grid: NJ872014

Mapcode National: GBR XJ.SJDM

Mapcode Global: WH9QW.0Q41

Plus Code: 9C9V4Q3Q+G9

Entry Name: Murtle House, Aberdeen

Listing Name: Murtle House

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349415

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15730

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Peterculter

County: Aberdeen

Electoral Ward: Lower Deeside

Parish: Peterculter

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

Archibald Simpson 1823 for John Thorburn. Neo-Greek, 2-storey
and basement stuccoed. E. front 2-window pedimented ends with
pilastrade between, W. front 2-window pedimented ends with
Greek Doric half peristyled bow and low dome: of outstanding
merit, but interior completely redesigned in modernistic
manner (only Treatment Room survives from original interior)
and large hall block attached at N. Additions by A. Marshall
Mackenzie 1891 and Dr. Kelly completely altered.

Statement of Interest

Walled garden nearby.

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