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Latitude: 56.5026 / 56°30'9"N
Longitude: -3.0086 / 3°0'31"W
OS Eastings: 338011
OS Northings: 734960
OS Grid: NO380349
Mapcode National: GBR VJ.Z73T
Mapcode Global: WH7R3.RTJD
Entry Name: Old Baldragon Farmhouse, Including Steading
Listing Date: 11 June 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 353288
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19047
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Mains and Strathmartine
Electoral Ward: Monifieth and Sidlaw
Parish: Mains And Strathmartine
Traditional County: Angus
Late 18th century. 2-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan farmhouse made L-plan by slightly later, lower 2-storey service wing at rear. Rubble whinstone masonry with eroded thin harling, sandstone dressings, slate roof, corrugated asbestos at rear. Droved margins at doors and windows, plate glass glazing pattern; coped skews with moulded skew ends; ashlar and brick shouldered end stacks with thackstanes.
S ELEVATION: door with narrow fanlight at centre, window at left and right bays, 3 windows at 1st floor; blank right return gable.
W ELEVATION: gable at right with window at ground and 1st floor right; service wing at left with door at right, partially blocked window at left, 2 windows at 1st floor.
N ELEVATION: ruinous doorways at centre of ground and 1st floor, (forestair removed); blank gable advanced at right with door at re-entrant.
INTERIOR: fielded panelled doors; some rooms have simply moulded cornices; 19th century range.
STEADING: rectangular-plan, rubble building with eroded thin harling, corrugated sheet metal mono-pitch roof; 4 segmental arches on S elevation, all but 2nd from right built up. Shanty additions at rear.
The 1860 OS map shows an extensive quadrangular-plan steading, most of which had been removed by 1900. Old Baldragon farmhouse and the remains of the steading is in a deteriorating condition, but remains a largely unscathed example of a traditional type.
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