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Auchintoul, Walled Garden and Sundial

A Category B Listed Building in Marnoch, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.5575 / 57°33'27"N

Longitude: -2.647 / 2°38'49"W

OS Eastings: 361382

OS Northings: 852120

OS Grid: NJ613521

Mapcode National: GBR M8TR.B2S

Mapcode Global: WH8MD.99RN

Entry Name: Auchintoul, Walled Garden and Sundial

Listing Date: 15 February 1982

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349727

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16021

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Marnoch

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Parish: Marnoch

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Circa 1800. Squared and coursed, granite ashlar walled garden approximately 90m x 90m, with shaped ashlar coping. Rubble exterior to N wall, central dividing wall. Large pointed arched gateway to S with moulded architraves, set in advanced panel with corbel course. Ruinous pavilion to N with large segmental arch.

SUNDIAL: remounted, 6-sided, facet-headed sundial, hollowed with cups, hearts, trefoils and triangles on columnar shaft, to centre of garden.

Statement of Interest

Auchintoul House to S. Mains, Farmhouse Smithy and Sawmill to N, and South Lodge are all listed separately.

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