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13 Hadden Street and 1 Stirling Street

A Category C Listed Building in Aberdeen, Aberdeen

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.146 / 57°8'45"N

Longitude: -2.0978 / 2°5'52"W

OS Eastings: 394177

OS Northings: 806127

OS Grid: NJ941061

Mapcode National: GBR SCH.J1

Mapcode Global: WH9QQ.RN65

Entry Name: 13 Hadden Street and 1 Stirling Street

Listing Date: 8 February 1989

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 355815

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20664

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Aberdeen

County: Aberdeen

Town: Aberdeen

Electoral Ward: George St/Harbour

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

Mid 19th century. 3-storey and attic, 2 x 3-bay corner tenement building with Public House to ground. Coursed granite rubble with ashlar margins and band course. Bowed corner with recessed entrance with panelled timber entrance door. Etched plate glass to ground with narrow panes of engraved, coloured Art Nouveau glass above. Timber stallrisers and fascia. Decorative metal- bracketted clock to 1st storey to Hadden Street (N). Late 20th century dormers to N.

Predominantly timber plate glass sash and case windows to upper floors with curved glazing to corner bay. Grey slate. Broad gable stacks.

INTERIOR: some original timber panelling (2006).

Statement of Interest

This prominently sited corner building contributes significantly to the streetscape. The ground floor Public House (The Market Arms) is a rare example of a circa 1900 pub frontage. It has particularly good etched and coloured glass. Early 20th century Public Houses with timber stallrisers and columns and accompanied by fine etched glass are becoming increasingly rare. Established as a Public House in 1843 and appearing on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey Map of 1866-8 as such, the building continues in this use today (2006).

Hadden Street and the surrounding area was redeveloped in the mid-late nineteenth century as a mixed use area with housing, commercial buildings and industrial units.

Category changed from B to C(S), 2007.

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