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Latitude: 57.1374 / 57°8'14"N
Longitude: -2.1037 / 2°6'13"W
OS Eastings: 393824
OS Northings: 805173
OS Grid: NJ938051
Mapcode National: GBR SBN.RV
Mapcode Global: WH9QQ.NVGR
Entry Name: 1 Abbotsford Lane, Woodbine Cottage, Including Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 26 April 1977
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 355629
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20609
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Torry/Ferryhill
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
Early 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay traditional plain classical house. Random granite rubble finely finished to margins. Base course; projecting cills; long and short dressings; strip quoins; eaves course.
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: symmetrical; architraved and consoled doorway, panelled timber door in pilastered surround, with letterbox fanlight, 3 stone steps so door; window to each flanking bay at ground floor; regular fenestration to 1st floor; 2 canted 3-light dormers to left and right of attic floor.
W ELEVATION: gabled; blank.
S ELEVATION: not seen 1999.
E ELEVATION: gabled, blank.
Predominantly 12-pane timber sash and case windows. Graded grey slate roof with lead ridge. Stone skews. Coped ashlar stacks with circular cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen 1999.
BOUNDARY WALLS: low coped granite wall to N; high rubble wall to W with pointed coping, brick coping to E, square-plan granite terminating piers with pyramidal caps.
Woodbine Cottage is one of the few surviving traditional detached houses in this area, with most of the original detailing intact.
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