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Laws Farm Granary And Yard, Laws Hill

A Category B Listed Building in Monifieth, Angus

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.5049 / 56°30'17"N

Longitude: -2.8261 / 2°49'34"W

OS Eastings: 349246

OS Northings: 735065

OS Grid: NO492350

Mapcode National: GBR VP.81K9

Mapcode Global: WH7R6.KRFM

Plus Code: 9C8VG53F+XG

Entry Name: Laws Farm Granary And Yard, Laws Hill

Listing Name: Laws Hill, Laws Farm Granary and Yard

Listing Date: 15 December 1989

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 351398

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB17467

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Monifieth

County: Angus

Electoral Ward: Monifieth and Sidlaw

Parish: Monifieth

Traditional County: Angus

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Description

1823. 2-storey, 3-bay, L-plan granary with yard and dovecot. Rubble masonry, polished ashlar dressings, corrugated asbestos roof (previously stone slates).

SW ELEVATION: off-centre segmental arch at ground floor; 3 near- symmetrical boarded openings at 1st floor with large pink sandstone dressings; enclosing rubble wall with rounded copes on 3 sides forming yard, with cart opening.

SE ELEVATION: 9-pane to hopper window ground floor right in built-up doorway; boarded round-headed aperture at 1st floor with advanced cill at springing point; inscription ?PA 1823? (Patrick Anderson) above in circular panel with cable moulding.

NW ELEVATION: central door at 1st floor with later lower slate roofed addition at left.

NE ELEVATION: door to dairy; pump.

Statement of Interest

Laws estate owned by Patrick Anderson between 1820 and 1834; Anderson was Provost of Dundee several times between 1818 and 1826. 2-storey farmhouse of similar date to E.

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