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Seaforth House, 8 Academy Street, Fortrose

A Category B Listed Building in Fortrose, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.5806 / 57°34'50"N

Longitude: -4.1314 / 4°7'53"W

OS Eastings: 272652

OS Northings: 856503

OS Grid: NH726565

Mapcode National: GBR J85P.G8X

Mapcode Global: WH4FY.HQWJ

Plus Code: 9C9QHVJ9+6C

Entry Name: Seaforth House, 8 Academy Street, Fortrose

Listing Name: Fortrose 8 and 10 Academy Street, Seaforth Place

Listing Date: 31 August 1983

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 373142

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB31806

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Fortrose

County: Highland

Town: Fortrose

Electoral Ward: Black Isle

Traditional County: Ross-shire

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Description

Dated 1783. Tall 3-storey house of 3 bays with centre door.
Harled with raised ashlar margins. First floor windows taller
than ground floor windows; smaller windows at second floor.
Moulded eaves course; scrolled skewputts with cable moulding
and leaf decoration. 12-pane sashes; slate roof. Modern
porch and small flanking windows; modern fenestration to
Academy Street elevation. Single gate pier engaged in north
gable, coped and with ball finial.

Statement of Interest

Worn date stone between first and second floor centre windows

with initials M and W.

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