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Latitude: 57.4693 / 57°28'9"N
Longitude: -3.2256 / 3°13'32"W
OS Eastings: 326586
OS Northings: 842773
OS Grid: NJ265427
Mapcode National: GBR L8DZ.H40
Mapcode Global: WH6K7.FJ7B
Plus Code: 9C9RFQ9F+PQ
Entry Name: Primary School, Mary Avenue, Aberlour
Listing Name: Mary Avenue, Aberlour Primary School and Enclosing Walls.
Listing Date: 9 November 1987
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356072
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20870
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Speyside Glenlivet
Traditional County: Banffshire
Brown and Watt, Aberdeen, 1896-7 (dated 1897). Tooled
granite, tooled ashlar sandstone dressings. Purpose-built
school with 2-storey, 3-bay centre block (housing full
height central hall) fronted by single storey, 3-bay NW
entrance front linking flanking gabled school rooms. Centre
door under shaped and finialled datestone with flanking
tripartites. Tripartites with longer centre light under
dummy pediment in outer gabled bays, each with glazed oculus
gablet under decorative ashlar apex finial.
5-bay SW elevation with 2 longer windows breaking wallhead
in slightly advanced gabled bays.
Irregular NE elevation with some modern additions.
Multi-pane glazing. Coped wallhead and apex stacks; slate
roofs with ridge ventilators.
Replaced the earlier school by Parish Church. Sandstone
dressings from Newton Quarry, Elgin. Original plan had
central balconied cupola over hall.
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