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Manse, 8 Mid Street, Cornhill

A Category C Listed Building in Ordiquhill, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.6128 / 57°36'46"N

Longitude: -2.6926 / 2°41'33"W

OS Eastings: 358716

OS Northings: 858302

OS Grid: NJ587583

Mapcode National: GBR M8QL.TDX

Mapcode Global: WH7KV.MX0B

Plus Code: 9C9VJ874+4X

Entry Name: Manse, 8 Mid Street, Cornhill

Listing Name: Cornhill, Mid Street, Cornhill House with Outbuildings (Former Manse)

Listing Date: 4 March 1994

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352931

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18783

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ordiquhill

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Parish: Ordiquhill

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Early 19th century house, possibly remodelled in 1844, and in late 19th century, possibly by Duncan MacMillan. Former Free Church Manse; 2-storey, 3-bay with later, advanced wing at right angles to E. Harled, with some painted margins.

S ELEVATION: door in modern glazed porch in re-entrant angle; former doorway to centre (now altered as window). 3 windows to ground and 1st floor, window at ground and 1st floor to later piend-roofed wing with cast-iron finial. Small window to attic in W gable. Sash and case windows with 4-pane glazing pattern. Grey slates, ashlar coped skews and stacks, decorative cans.

INTERIOR: altered in late 19th century with repositioned door and stair.

OUTBUILDINGS: piend-roofed range forming courtyard at rear, including stable and carriage house.

Statement of Interest

Duncan MacMillan remodelled the UF church to the W, and designed the Hay Memorial Hall to the SW in 1893 (listed separately). This house seems to have served as the manse since the mid-19th century.

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