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Hemp Works North Range, Marine Terrace, Cromarty

A Category B Listed Building in Cromarty, Highland

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Latitude: 57.6818 / 57°40'54"N

Longitude: -4.0375 / 4°2'14"W

OS Eastings: 278607

OS Northings: 867597

OS Grid: NH786675

Mapcode National: GBR J8DF.39K

Mapcode Global: WH4FL.Y5KW

Plus Code: 9C9QMXJ7+P2

Entry Name: Hemp Works North Range, Marine Terrace, Cromarty

Listing Name: Marine Terrace, Hemp Works

Listing Date: 1 March 1973

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 359497

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB23702

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200359497

Location: Cromarty

County: Highland

Town: Cromarty

Electoral Ward: Black Isle

Traditional County: Cromartyshire

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1773, originally a quadrangle now a U-plan, composed of 3 2 storey ranges, and detached boat store.

East range: 25 bays with central forestair and door below. Second door in right range, 1 upper window converted to loft opening. 2 windows in each floor in gable ends (3 at north gable blocked).

South Range: central 3 bay managers house, slightly advanced to front and rear. Lower 5-bay weaving wings to each side; stone boundary wall.

North range: 8 bays with central forestair. 2 enlarged modern windows in West gable. Two stacks: that at gable missing.

Statement of Interest

Built for George Ross of Cromarty and several other country gentlemen. A.k.a. old Rope Works and Boat Store. The largest surviving hand-operated factory in Scotland.

Had a datestone with letter panels and figures 76.

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