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Latitude: 57.6254 / 57°37'31"N
Longitude: -2.0019 / 2°0'6"W
OS Eastings: 399987
OS Northings: 859489
OS Grid: NJ999594
Mapcode National: GBR P8DK.RLH
Mapcode Global: WH9NG.6LZP
Plus Code: 9C9VJXGX+47
Entry Name: Cortes House
Listing Name: Mormond (Cortes) House
Listing Date: 16 April 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 354192
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19778
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Fraserburgh and District
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
Eary 19th century. 2-storey and basement rectangular block,
harled with granite margins and dressings. 4 - window W.
front, centre 2 advanced, couple-column R-doric porch with
curved stairs flanked by niches, tripartite doorpiece within
with some gothick touches. Triglyphs over columns,
modillioned cornice, blocking course with centre panelled
features, finely detailed. 3-window down flanks. Main cornice
with blocking course, centre panels, piended roof with 2
centre chimneys and conical lantern light. Simple classic
interior with centre stairwell.
Built for Gordon of Cairnbulg who inherited the property from
the Earl of Aberdeen in 1801
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