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Garden Gate Smiddy Bank

A Category B Listed Building in East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray, Orkney Islands

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Coordinates

Latitude: 58.8281 / 58°49'41"N

Longitude: -2.9629 / 2°57'46"W

OS Eastings: 344500

OS Northings: 993800

OS Grid: ND445938

Mapcode National: GBR M51D.HD6

Mapcode Global: WH7CX.GC9N

Entry Name: Garden Gate Smiddy Bank

Listing Date: 9 December 1977

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352854

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18724

Building Class: Cultural

Location: South Ronaldsay

County: Orkney Islands

Electoral Ward: East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray

Parish: South Ronaldsay

Traditional County: Orkney

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Description

17th cent. Rusticated. Moulded cornice. Surmounted by
heraldic panel (dated 1633 and 1693) supported by scrolls.
Segmental pediment with figure of mermaid.

Statement of Interest

Arms of David Sutherland of Windbreck, whose mansion of

Smiddy Bank stood nearby until replaced by present farm-

house. in 19th cent.

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