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Danesfield

A Category B Listed Building in Speyside Glenlivet, Moray

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Coordinates

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

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349548

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15855

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Mortlach

County: Moray

Electoral Ward: Speyside Glenlivet

Parish: Mortlach

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

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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