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Corsindae

A Category B Listed Building in Midmar, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1689 / 57°10'8"N

Longitude: -2.5218 / 2°31'18"W

OS Eastings: 368541

OS Northings: 808795

OS Grid: NJ685087

Mapcode National: GBR X1.KC15

Mapcode Global: WH8PD.72CK

Plus Code: 9C9V5F9H+H7

Entry Name: Corsindae

Listing Name: Corsindae House

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349973

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16254

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Midmar

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Westhill and District

Parish: Midmar

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

Tagged with: Tower house Hall house Country house

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Description

Large harled mansion of various dates. Original part
probably 1484 recast 16th century, 3-storey L-plan with
circular re-entrant stair-tower now gutted. Buttresses at
back added mid 18th century. W. wing originally plain
2-storey and basement 3-window. Circular tower heightened
probably c. 1800, back wing with bow probably of same date.
Large reconstruction John Smith 1840: old house doubled
to form approximately symmetrical U-plan section with
centre gable, interior almost completely remodelled. Porch
and quoins added to early 18th century W. wing probably
a little later. Extensively restored 1954-55

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