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Latitude: 57.4393 / 57°26'21"N
Longitude: -3.1276 / 3°7'39"W
OS Eastings: 332405
OS Northings: 839341
OS Grid: NJ324393
Mapcode National: GBR L9M1.ZZQ
Mapcode Global: WH6KG.X8TR
Plus Code: 9C9RCVQC+PW
Entry Name: Danesfield
Listing Name: Danesfield (Former Mortlach Church of Scotland Manse) and Garden Wall
Listing Date: 22 February 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 349548
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15855
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Speyside Glenlivet
Traditional County: Banffshire
Thomas Mackenzie, 1844, incorporating earlier work.
Asymmetrical 2-storey former manse with 3-bay S entrance
front. Rubble granite, tooled sandstone ashlar dressings.
Advanced gabled bay at left; square porch in re-entrant
angle with diminutive dummy angle bartizan and moulded
detailing; panelled door and simple fanlight. 2 1st floor
gabletted windows break wallhead.
Stepped 2-bay E garden front with ground floor canted bay
windows and single 1st floor window breaking eaves. Mainly
lying-pane glazing; batteries of 2 and 4 coped octagonal
ridge and end stacks; local slate roof.
2-storey, irregular 2-bay wing at rear of earlier build.
Early 19th century 9 panel door; modern glazing.
Former steading to rear.
INTERIOR: little of interest survives.
Simple white marble chimneypiece in drawing room.
GARDEN WALL: coped rubble wall surrounds house and garden.
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