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2 Low Street

A Category B Listed Building in Banff, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6629 / 57°39'46"N

Longitude: -2.5212 / 2°31'16"W

OS Eastings: 368998

OS Northings: 863787

OS Grid: NJ689637

Mapcode National: GBR N84G.MPD

Mapcode Global: WH8LW.7NND

Entry Name: 2 Low Street

Listing Date: 22 February 1972

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357508

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22053

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Banff

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Banff

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Mid 18th century. 2-storey and attic house over raised basement, 2-bay house. Cherry-pointed squared granite frontage with tooled sandstone dressings, harled pointed rubble return S gable and E front.

Double-leafed raised and fielded panelled door with pend entrance at left; single ground floor window with 12-pane glazing, 2 lst floor windows with plate glass glazing, all timber sash and case.

2 later wallhead dormers in E front; single end stack with moulded cornice; flat skew with run-off stop at W front, crowsteps at E; local slate roof; sandstone ridge. Rubble garden wall.

Statement of Interest

Nos 2 and 4 Low Street are joined. Garden wall of No 2 shared with No 6 Low Street.

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