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15, 17 Low Street

A Category B Listed Building in Banff, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6636 / 57°39'48"N

Longitude: -2.522 / 2°31'19"W

OS Eastings: 368956

OS Northings: 863866

OS Grid: NJ689638

Mapcode National: GBR N84G.MC6

Mapcode Global: WH8LW.7MBV

Entry Name: 15, 17 Low Street

Listing Date: 22 February 1972

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357492

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22042

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Banff

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Banff

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Dated 1745. 2-storey and attic, 3-bay house with irregular ground floor. Harled, painted margins. Off-centre entrance (now shop window) with chamfered jambs and bolection moulded lintel; later narrow doorway extreme left; mid 19th century narrow 3-bay shop front right. Regular lst floor windows with 12-pane timber sash and case glazing; small centre gabled dormer with dated gable, also with 12-pane glazing; mid

19th century canted wallhead dormers in outer bays. End chimney stacks with deep roll moulded copes; flat skews with moulded run-off skewputts; slate roof; sandstone ridge.

INTERIOR: later entrance in extreme left bay leads through former kitchen to rear wing and entry to No 15. Wide segmental-headed mural hearth survives in modern passage.

Statement of Interest

House built by Mr William Robinson in 1745.

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