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Latitude: 57.5588 / 57°33'31"N
Longitude: -2.6298 / 2°37'47"W
OS Eastings: 362416
OS Northings: 852249
OS Grid: NJ624522
Mapcode National: GBR M8WR.600
Mapcode Global: WH8MD.K8YQ
Plus Code: 9C9VH95C+G3
Entry Name: 7 South Street, Aberchirder
Listing Name: 7 South Street
Listing Date: 2 July 1976
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 354352
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19926
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Banff and District
Traditional County: Banffshire
Early 19th century. 3-bay, 2-storey house with attic at corner of Huntly Road. Stugged granite ashlar with raised and polished in-and-out quoins; rubble to sides and rear. 3 windows at 1st floor; eaves course. 2 slate-hung, piend-roofed canted dormers to outer bays of attic. Later, single-storey, lean-to addition to right with plate glass shop-front.
Non-traditional glazing. Grey slates, ashlar coped skews and rubble stacks, octagonal clay cans. Large garden with rubble boundary walls with rubble coping stones.
Traditional early 19th century dwelling house with projecting quoins prominently sited at SW corner of Aberchirder village. One of only a handful of dwellings in Aberchirder to retain its original long garden feu dating from when the village was formalised in its grid-plan layout during the late 18th and early 19th century.
The ground floor was converted for use as a car showroom during 1970s and subsequently converted back to residential in the 1980s with the doorway to the W gable now forming a window.
List description updated, 2010.
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