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Orton, Roo Emah and Marwin (Former Railway Houses and Station

A Category B Listed Building in Rothes, Moray

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Latitude: 57.5615 / 57°33'41"N

Longitude: -3.1516 / 3°9'5"W

OS Eastings: 331197

OS Northings: 852960

OS Grid: NJ311529

Mapcode National: GBR L8LQ.T68

Mapcode Global: WH6JW.K6FM

Entry Name: Orton, Roo Emah and Marwin (Former Railway Houses and Station

Listing Date: 9 November 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349567

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15870

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Rothes

County: Moray

Electoral Ward: Speyside Glenlivet

Parish: Rothes

Traditional County: Morayshire

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Circa 1858. S facing 2-storey, 3-bay house (Roo Emah) with
single storey attic, irregular 4-bay E facing house linked
at rear ('Marwin') to form L-plan. Former station and station
houses with canopied former platform area at rear (W) of
Tooled rubble, tooled ashlar dressings.
ROO EMAH: corniced centre door flanked by slightly projecting
gabled bays each with segmental-headed 1st floor window.
MARWIN: projecting porch with swept slated roof; original
rear gabled dormer window with segmental-headed 2-light
fenestration; modern dormer at front (E).
Varied glazing; coped ridge and end stacks; slate roof with
projecting eaves.

Statement of Interest

Station now disused. Railway opened 1858. Unusual railway

architectural design.

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