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12 Castle Street, Banff

A Category C Listed Building in Banff, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.6656 / 57°39'56"N

Longitude: -2.5232 / 2°31'23"W

OS Eastings: 368884

OS Northings: 864087

OS Grid: NJ688640

Mapcode National: GBR N84G.DSK

Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6LQB

Plus Code: 9C9VMF8G+6P

Entry Name: 12 Castle Street, Banff

Listing Name: 12, 14, 16 Castle Street Elm Bank

Listing Date: 22 February 1972

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357398

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21956

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Banff

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Banff

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Dated 1870. 2-storey and attic, 5-bays with modern shop fronts filling ground floor. Dark squared whinstone frontage, rubble whinstone return gables and rear, contrasting sandstone ashlar dressings and margins. Moulded jambs to regular lst floor windows; 3 canted dormers; 4-pane sash and case glazing.

RETURN (S) ELEVATION TO CASTLE LANE: 3-storey and dormerless attic, wide 4-bays. Regular plain fenestration with horizontal 12-pane glazing in lst and 2nd floor fenestration. Pair small round-headed attic lights in E rear gable. Coped end stacks; slate roofs.

Statement of Interest

No 2 Castle Lane shares continuous frontage with S return gable.

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