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Latitude: 56.4968 / 56°29'48"N
Longitude: -2.9756 / 2°58'32"W
OS Eastings: 340036
OS Northings: 734278
OS Grid: NO400342
Mapcode National: GBR Z96.PJ
Mapcode Global: WH7R4.8Y9W
Entry Name: Balmuir, Balmuir House, Walled Kitchen Garden
Listing Date: 10 December 1991
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353271
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19032
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Mains and Strathmartine
Electoral Ward: Monifieth and Sidlaw
Traditional County: Angus
Earlier 18th century. Rectangular-plan walled garden. Flat-coped rubble walls. stugged and margined ashlar dressings at doorways (2 at E and W walls, 1 at S).
N WALL: symmetrical lean-to buildings at N elevation, rubble masonry with slate roofs, bowed at left and right angles, modern porte-cochere loading bay at centre, various doors. S elevation is brick lined and flued, with rubble base incorporating a number of segmental arch-heads; ruinous glasshouse.
See NOTES to Balmuir House. The walled garden is presumed to be contemporary with the original part of Balmuir House. According to a document written by J H Sharp in circa 1930, the flued garden wall was built by James Webster (formerly Graham), probably later in the 18th century. Included in B Group with Balmuir House, dovecot, Garage Cottage, old stable, and coach house/stables.
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