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24 High Street, Oakbank

A Category C Listed Building in Banff, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6638 / 57°39'49"N

Longitude: -2.523 / 2°31'22"W

OS Eastings: 368894

OS Northings: 863890

OS Grid: NJ688638

Mapcode National: GBR N84G.LWK

Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6MTP

Entry Name: 24 High Street, Oakbank

Listing Date: 15 March 1995

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357480

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22031

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Banff

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Banff

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Circa 1925. 3-storey, 3-bay symmetrical block with slightly set back 2-storey, single bay entrance wing at S return gable. Coursed bull-faced rubble with liberal use of tooled ashlar dressings and margins; harled return gables and rear. Recessed centre door flanked by enlarged shop windows; long, narrow centre stair window flanked in outer bays by bipartites identical in both floors. Moulded cornice between ground and lst floors; also at wallhead below blocking course. Set back entrance wing (Oakbank) with doorway and window over.

Varied fenestration in return gables and at rear, with canted oriel

at rear of Oakbank. Plate glass glazing. Corniced wallhead stacks; piended slate roof.

Statement of Interest

2-storey modern harled flat roofed store and garage wing at rear not included in listing.

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