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The Deanery, 19 Academy Street, Fortrose

A Category B Listed Building in Fortrose, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.5801 / 57°34'48"N

Longitude: -4.1294 / 4°7'45"W

OS Eastings: 272772

OS Northings: 856447

OS Grid: NH727564

Mapcode National: GBR J85P.H6Y

Mapcode Global: WH4FY.JQVW

Plus Code: 9C9QHVJC+27

Entry Name: The Deanery, 19 Academy Street, Fortrose

Listing Name: Fortrose Academy Street, the Deanery and Garden Pavilion and Gatepiers and Garden Wall

Listing Date: 25 March 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 373135

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB31802

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Fortrose

County: Highland

Town: Fortrose

Electoral Ward: Black Isle

Traditional County: Ross-shire

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Description

Mid-18th century with early 19th century wing at rear;

harled with ashlar dressings. Original block 2 storeys and

attic, 5-bay front with centre door (now with modern crenellated

porch), outer windows paired, centre first floor window

round-arched and containing Gothick glazing; 3 later piended

dormers; crowstepped gables. Rear wing, tall single-storey,

basement and attic, reaching full height of original block,

3 bays, tall ground floor windows, ground floor cill course,

rusticated quoins at windows and gable, eaves course; 2

piended dormers. Slated roofs. 12-pane glazing pattern.

Garden pavilion, mid-18th century, harled with ashlar dressings.

Single storey, 3-bay front with centre door flanked by

bullseye windows; piended slated roof; ball finials at angles

of front.

Gatepiers, early 19th century, ashlar, square-plan, with

panelled faces, cornices and ball-finials; cast-iron gates

with spearhead uprights; rough ashlar dwarf walls with spearhead railings.

Statement of Interest

Initials "W T" on both skewputts at west gable.

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