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47 Castle Street, Castle Bar and Garden Walls

A Category C Listed Building in Banff, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6675 / 57°40'2"N

Longitude: -2.5239 / 2°31'26"W

OS Eastings: 368842

OS Northings: 864295

OS Grid: NJ688642

Mapcode National: GBR N84G.6GX

Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6JDX

Entry Name: 47 Castle Street, Castle Bar and Garden Walls

Listing Date: 22 February 1972

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357387

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21945

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Banff

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Banff

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Mid to later 19th century. 2-storey and attic, 5-bay range. Dark

squared local whinstone, tooled granite ashlar dressings. Blocked (as window) centre entrance with pilastered doorpiece; doorways (later insertions) in bays 2 and 4. Regular lst floor fenestration; 3 later box dormers.

Single window in ground floor of return bay to St. Catherine's Street. 12-pane glazing in ground floor windows; 4-pane in lst floor, plate glass in dormers, all timber sash and case. Projecting bowed rear stairwell with piended roof.

Corniced end stacks; purple Welsh slate roofs.

REAR GARDEN WALLS: high rear rubble garden walls,

replaced at W by concrete blocks in order to separate former stables, now Meridith Mews.

Statement of Interest

Meridith Mews (former stables) not included in listing.

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