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Station Lodge And Gatepiers, Pitfour House Estate

A Category C Listed Building in Old Deer, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.5287 / 57°31'43"N

Longitude: -2.0271 / 2°1'37"W

OS Eastings: 398476

OS Northings: 848729

OS Grid: NJ984487

Mapcode National: GBR P8CT.L0D

Mapcode Global: WH9P0.T1X7

Plus Code: 9C9VGXHF+F5

Entry Name: Station Lodge And Gatepiers, Pitfour House Estate

Listing Name: Pitfour Estate,station Lodge,including Gates and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 24 April 1991

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352996

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18834

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Old Deer

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Central Buchan

Parish: Old Deer

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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circa 1820- 30's. Single-storey gatelodge with timber potico of doric columns distyle in antis in barge-boarded entrance gable. Gable ends also deep-eaved with fleur-de-lis barge-boards. Rendered rubble with granite ashlar dressings at main elevations; rendered brick at porch. Consoled window hoods; surviving T-shaped glazing bars (see note); shutters. Slated roof. Two pairs plain granite ashlar gatepiers with flat pyramid caps; pair cast- iron gates, with single pedestrian gates flanking.

Statement of Interest

One of an identical pair of lodges at Pitfour, the other Bruxie Lodge (item 41). Category C(S) because of neglected condition (1991); in better condition the lodge would merit category B. Original glazing pattern may have consisted in inward-opening casements, with 12 lying panes: 4 above, 8 below horizontal glazing bar (presuming there was also an upper vertical glazing bar originally, now lost).

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