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Latitude: 57.665 / 57°39'53"N
Longitude: -2.521 / 2°31'15"W
OS Eastings: 369014
OS Northings: 864019
OS Grid: NJ690640
Mapcode National: GBR N84G.FST
Mapcode Global: WH8LW.7LST
Plus Code: 9C9VMF7H+XH
Entry Name: 3 High Shore, Banff
Listing Name: 3 High Shore
Listing Date: 22 February 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357454
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22005
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Banff and District
Traditional County: Banffshire
Dated 1740. 3-storey, 3-bay house with symmetrical frontage. Harled, tooled ashlar margins. Centre corniced door with shouldered lintel with carved grotesque head and heavily quoined jambs. Longer 1st floor windows. 12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows. Single end stack: slate roof; flat skews with run-off skewputts.
2-storey wings to rear.
INTERIOR: some original cornices and panelled doors.
Doorpiece cornice soffit inscribed:- TF 1740 ES. TF probably stands for Thomas Forbes, silversmith in Banff. B Group with Old St Mary's Burial Ground and Nos 1 and 5 High Shore.