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Nairn County Council Building, 4-6 Court House Lane, Nairn

A Category B Listed Building in Nairn, Highland

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Latitude: 57.5852 / 57°35'6"N

Longitude: -3.8692 / 3°52'9"W

OS Eastings: 288343

OS Northings: 856561

OS Grid: NH883565

Mapcode National: GBR J8TP.2C5

Mapcode Global: WH4G2.JLRY

Plus Code: 9C9RH4PJ+38

Entry Name: Nairn County Council Building, 4-6 Court House Lane, Nairn

Listing Name: 4 and 6 Courthouse Lane

Listing Date: 12 March 1981

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 383769

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB38413

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200383769

Location: Nairn

County: Highland

Town: Nairn

Electoral Ward: Nairn and Cawdor

Traditional County: Nairnshire

Tagged with: Palace

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Mackenzie and Matthews, 1847 Italianate; single storey
asymmetrical 5 bay range; tooled ashlar, polished ashlar
dressings, rubble flanks. SW (street) elevation near centre
round headed doorway set under open square campanile in pylon
form with single roundheaded and balustraded arch recessed to
each face; eaves band; bracketted eaves and shallow pyramidal
slate roof.
Wide gabled bay to right with roundheaded tripartite and
bull'seye above; 3 bays to SE elevation lit by roundheaded
2 round headed windows to left (3rd bay blocked by later 2 bay
wing); all windows and door linked by band course; tall chimney
stacks; slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Formerly Free Church School. Opened 4 Sept, 1848. Now Local

Authority Offices.

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