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Clydesdale Bank, 47 Main Street, Aberchirder

A Category B Listed Building in Aberchirder, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.56 / 57°33'35"N

Longitude: -2.6302 / 2°37'48"W

OS Eastings: 362393

OS Northings: 852384

OS Grid: NJ623523

Mapcode National: GBR M8VR.5TS

Mapcode Global: WH8MD.K7RS

Plus Code: 9C9VH959+XW

Entry Name: Clydesdale Bank, 47 Main Street, Aberchirder

Listing Name: Main Street, Bank House and Clydesdale Bank

Listing Date: 4 March 1994

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 354339

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19913

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Aberchirder

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Aberchirder

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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1838, with early 19th century alterations. 2-storey with attic, 5-bay terrace of 2 houses (bays grouped 3-2); in use as a bank and accommodation. Harled, with ashlar margins. 2 doorways (in 2nd and 4th bays) with pilastered timber jambs and cornice, letterbox fanlight and 2-leaf panelled doors. 2-bay bank to right with enlarged window at ground to outer bay. 3-bay Bank House to left with 2 windows out-of-line to outer left. Regular fenestration at 1st floor. 2 canted dormers to attic of Bank House. 4-pane glazing pattern to sash and case windows. Grey slates, ashlar coped skews, ashlar stacks with some decorative cans.

Statement of Interest

The Aberchirder Branch of the North of Scotland Bank opened in 1838 (Keith). This bank joined the Aberdeen town and Country Bank in 1908, which joined the Clydesdale Bank in 1950, and has been known as such since 1963. Subdivision of feu for 2 houses to North Street, approved 1992.

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