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Latitude: 57.667 / 57°40'1"N
Longitude: -2.5239 / 2°31'26"W
OS Eastings: 368842
OS Northings: 864247
OS Grid: NJ688642
Mapcode National: GBR N84G.6H3
Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6KD7
Entry Name: 37 Castle Street, Seafield House
Listing Date: 22 February 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357383
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21942
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Banff and District
Traditional County: Banffshire
Thomas Mackenzie, Elgin, 1853-4. 2-storey over raised basement, 5-bay frontage to Castle Street with return gable and wing to Seafield Street. Dark local whinstone with contrasting painted ashlar dressings and margins. Centre double-columned Roman doric portico with modillioned and balustraded cornice as balcony. Consoled, corniced and aproned flanking windows; smaller 1st floor fenestration with moulded jambs. Round-headed tripartite in return gable with 2 windows above facing Seafield Street. Also to Seafield Street, slightly set-back 2-
storey 3-bay contemporary house with consoled pedimented centre doorway (now blocked as window) flanking corniced windows and lst floor fenestration as elsewhere in building. 4-pane sash and case glazing in ground floor windows, 8-pane in lst floor. Modillioned cornice; corniced end and ridge stacks; shallow piended slate roofs.
INTERIOR: Roman doric columned screen to stairwell; decorative cast-iron balusters with ornate foliage design. Former drawing room (right) with decorative plaster cornice and grey and white marble chimneypiece; similar ceiling cornice left of entrance but room divided as offices.
Currently (1994) serving as office accommodation. Former stables to rear not included in listing.
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