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Countesswells House

A Category B Listed Building in Peterculter, Aberdeen

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1291 / 57°7'44"N

Longitude: -2.2151 / 2°12'54"W

OS Eastings: 387078

OS Northings: 804264

OS Grid: NJ870042

Mapcode National: GBR XJ.QX6Q

Mapcode Global: WH9QV.Y2CK

Entry Name: Countesswells House

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349432

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15747

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Peterculter

County: Aberdeen

Electoral Ward: Lower Deeside

Parish: Peterculter

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

Small mansion house of complex plan: N. part probably oldest,
early 18th century, 2-storey and basement parallel main block
added c. 1750 quoined 5-window front, centre bay, 3 storey
projecting with shaped gablet. (Wooden doorpiece and stops c.
1835) forming U-plan open to E; N. wing internally remodelled
and 3-storey block with canted bay inserted in court in early
19th century; W. wing added 1890. Rubble built, partly
harled. Interior work largely original.

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