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Latitude: 57.6649 / 57°39'53"N
Longitude: -2.5236 / 2°31'24"W
OS Eastings: 368860
OS Northings: 864006
OS Grid: NJ688640
Mapcode National: GBR N84G.DMD
Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6LKX
Plus Code: 9C9VMF7G+WH
Entry Name: Forbes House, 77, 79, 81 High Street, Banff
Listing Name: 77, 79, 81 High Street, Forbes House
Listing Date: 22 February 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 357471
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22022
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Banff and District
Traditional County: Banffshire
1741, on earlier site and perhaps incorporating earlier fabric. 3-
storey and dormerless attic, 3-bay house with return gable to Boyndie Street. Harled with painted ashlar margins; modernised ground floor as 2 shops, flanking original centre door. 1st floor windows enlarged as bipartites in outer bays.
Return N gable to Boyndie Street with 2 lst floor windows, single
2nd floor window and small attic window with seating for 2 iron grill bars in sill and lintel. Plate glass and 4-pane glazing in timber
sash and case windows.
Crowstepped gables; deep roll moulded copes to corniced end stacks; cavetto skewputts, at N to Boyndie Street with grotesque mask.
Former town house of the Forbes of Boyndie.
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