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3 Tolbooth Street, Forres

A Category B Listed Building in Forres, Moray

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.6098 / 57°36'35"N

Longitude: -3.6121 / 3°36'43"W

OS Eastings: 303777

OS Northings: 858896

OS Grid: NJ037588

Mapcode National: GBR K8GM.03G

Mapcode Global: WH5H4.HZ5N

Plus Code: 9C9RJ95Q+W5

Entry Name: 3 Tolbooth Street, Forres

Listing Name: 3, 5, 7, 9, 11 Tolbooth Street (Former Market)

Listing Date: 30 March 1983

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 373069

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB31748

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Forres

County: Moray

Town: Forres

Electoral Ward: Forres

Traditional County: Morayshire

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Description

Thomas MacKenzie, 1847. Alterations A and W Reid 1893. Tooled
ashlar with polished ashlar dressings. 2-storey, 7-bay range
with centre round-arched pend. Bays divided by pilasters in
each floor, channelled to centre and outer bay. Cast-iron
(1893) arcaded shopfronts in ground floor to all but No 11
(modern facade). Round-headed pilastered tripartites with
bracketted cills (bipartite to centre bay) 1st floor;
pediments to centre and outer bays; cornice; slate roof.

Statement of Interest

'The plan of the market has been finished by our Townsman, Mr

McKenzie, architect, and is designed with his usual taste and

skill' ELGIN COURANT 5.3.1847.

Former Item 134 (1983 Revised List)

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