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Danestone House, Walled Garden and Summerhouse

A Category B Listed Building in Dyce/Bucksburn/Danestone, Aberdeen

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1804 / 57°10'49"N

Longitude: -2.1275 / 2°7'38"W

OS Eastings: 392392

OS Northings: 809964

OS Grid: NJ923099

Mapcode National: GBR XN.DKRD

Mapcode Global: WH9QJ.9S58

Entry Name: Danestone House, Walled Garden and Summerhouse

Listing Date: 5 June 1992

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 353397

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19109

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Old Machar

County: Aberdeen

Electoral Ward: Dyce/Bucksburn/Danestone

Parish: Old Machar

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

Circa early 18th century, extensive walled garden enclosing rectangle which tapers to E. Tall brick walls. Some lean-to glass-houses within wall to E. 2-storey octagonal brick tower at SW corner, apparently truncated from a larger building, possibly originally used as a summer house/gazebo or dovecote; vestigal harl; pair band courses between floors. Rectangular glazed openings at ground with 6-paned glazing; arched single openings with cills at 1st floor (bricked up); brick wallhead cope.

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