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1 and 3 Old Castlegate, Greystone House Including Shop to Ground

A Category C Listed Building in Banff, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.665 / 57°39'54"N

Longitude: -2.5233 / 2°31'23"W

OS Eastings: 368880

OS Northings: 864026

OS Grid: NJ688640

Mapcode National: GBR N84G.DST

Mapcode Global: WH8LW.6LQR

Entry Name: 1 and 3 Old Castlegate, Greystone House Including Shop to Ground

Listing Date: 22 February 1972

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 357525

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB22065

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Banff

County: Aberdeenshire

Town: Banff

Electoral Ward: Banff and District

Traditional County: Banffshire

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Description

Later 19th century. Quadrilateral plan form with shop facade in narrow S facing frontage (40 High Street). 2-storey and attic, irregular bays facing Castle Street and Old Castlegate. Dark local whinstone, constrasting ashlar dressings and margins. Irregular street frontage to Old Castlegate; roundheaded recessed doorway with similar shaped stair window above. Further doorway to right. 2 canted wallhead dormers to Old Castlegate; mainly 4- pane glazing in timber sash and case windows. Coped stacks; slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Street frontages to High Street (shop No 40) and Castle Street. Note that The Royal Bank of Scotland (see separate listing), which is opposite this property, is also recorded as 40 High Street.

Statutory address updated in 2013. Previously listed as "3 Old Castlegate".

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