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Latitude: 57.5298 / 57°31'47"N
Longitude: -2.0347 / 2°2'4"W
OS Eastings: 398020
OS Northings: 848853
OS Grid: NJ980488
Mapcode National: GBR P8BT.GJB
Mapcode Global: WH9NT.QZ9Y
Plus Code: 9C9VGXH8+W4
Entry Name: North East Bridge, Pitfour House Estate
Listing Name: North-East Bridge the Lake, Pitfour (Captain Curzon)
Listing Date: 16 April 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 354185
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19773
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Old Deer
Electoral Ward: Central Buchan
Parish: Old Deer
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
Tagged with: Bridge
Before 1820. 3 low segmental arches with cutwaters granite ashlar built with square recessed panels at the spandrels. Fluted cast-iron post and chain prapets.
Although the house was demolished in 1927-30 and the grounds have suffered much from timber felling, the Lake and its surrounding buildings still have great landscape and architectural value.
The buildings are probably all the work of John Smith who is credited with the house (reconstructed c 1809; fire damaged 1820, reinstated with further additions 1821-2) in the A.P.S.D. and his Aberdeen Journal Obituary.
Virtually nothing remains of the house; the basin of the fountain survives on the E. much damaged. The Riding School is much altered.
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