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Brae Birnie, 4 Mayne Road, Elgin

A Category B Listed Building in Elgin, Moray

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6459 / 57°38'45"N

Longitude: -3.3203 / 3°19'13"W

OS Eastings: 321287

OS Northings: 862542

OS Grid: NJ212625

Mapcode National: GBR L85J.1QC

Mapcode Global: WH6JD.Z22X

Plus Code: 9C9RJMWH+9V

Entry Name: Brae Birnie, 4 Mayne Road, Elgin

Listing Name: 4 Mayne Road, Brae Birnie

Listing Date: 20 August 1981

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 371961

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB30829

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Elgin

County: Moray

Town: Elgin

Electoral Ward: Elgin City South

Traditional County: Morayshire

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Description

1866. Substantial 2-storey over raised basement, wide
3-bay house. Tooled ashlar, polished ashlar dressings,
rubble flanks. Centre door with pilastered and corniced
doorpiece, approached by short flight of steps with
original cast-iron hand rail. Panelled door with plain
fanlight. Outer advanced bays rising to 1st floor with
tripartites, angle strips and bracketted cornice between
floors to both. 2-and 4-pane glazing to front, some
12-pane glazing survives at rear.
Symmetrically placed pair of ridge chimney batteries, 6
square stacks linked by cornice to each; wide ashlar
eaves; shallow piended slate roof. Low 2-storey wing to
rear with modern glazing to 1st floor.
High coped rubble garden walls. Square stone gatepiers
with modern cement render and moulded pyramidal caps.

Statement of Interest

Built by William Murdoch, Solicitor. Formerly Royal Terrace.

Former Item 145 (1981 Revised List).

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