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High Street, Episcopal Rectory and Front Railings

A Category B Listed Building in Banff, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6641 / 57°39'50"N

Longitude: -2.523 / 2°31'22"W

OS Eastings: 368897

OS Northings: 863920

OS Grid: NJ688639

Mapcode National: GBR N84G.LWF

Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6MVH

Entry Name: High Street, Episcopal Rectory and Front Railings

Listing Date: 22 February 1972

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357479

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22030

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Banff

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Banff

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

A & W Reid, Elgin, 1853. Tudor gothic. 2-storey, 3-bay house; tooled ashlar frontage, harled return gable and rear wing. Dividing string course.

Slightly off-centre advanced middle bay with recessed entrance under depressed hoodmoulded arch. 2-light window left of entrance and 3-light at right; 3 2-light lst floor windows under finialled gables; all front fenestration hoodmoulded. Multi-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows with pointed heads to upper sashed in ground floor windows only; deep copes to end stacks; slate roof with modern roof lights. Varied glazing to rear of house and to rear wing.

Front railings; circa 1990 cast-iron spearhead railings with urn

stiffeners front both rectory and church.

Statement of Interest

Front railings replace those removed between l939-45 and stylistically replicate them.

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