History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

8 Viewfield Place, Stirling

A Category B Listed Building in Stirling, Stirling

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 56.1223 / 56°7'20"N

Longitude: -3.9385 / 3°56'18"W

OS Eastings: 279584

OS Northings: 693862

OS Grid: NS795938

Mapcode National: GBR 1C.L94T

Mapcode Global: WH4P6.GCRY

Plus Code: 9C8R43C6+WH

Entry Name: 8 Viewfield Place, Stirling

Listing Name: 1-10 (Inclusive Nos) Viewfield Place with Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 3 February 1978

Last Amended: 1 June 2001

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 387817

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB41526

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Stirling

County: Stirling

Town: Stirling

Electoral Ward: Stirling North

Traditional County: Stirlingshire

Find accommodation in


Circa 1835 with later alterations. 2-storey and basement classical terrace of 10 houses in 2-bay pairs 3 with later shopfronts. Ashlar sandstone. Dividing band course, cornice and blocking course. Architraved windows.

PRINCIPAL ELEVATION: each 2-bay pair with pilastered and corniced doorpiece in raised bays to centre, windows above and to flanking bays. Broad pilasters framing pairs. Out-of-character enlarged shop windows inserted in flanking bay so Nos 6 and 7 (before 1978). Ground floor door and window at No 5 replaced by modern shopfront (before 1978). Consoled cornices above flanking ground floor windows at Nos 3 and 4.

Original 12-pane glazing in timber sash and case windows retained at Nos 1 and 9, mixed with small-pane uppers and plate glass lowers, and full plate glass sashes elsewhere. Border-glazed and plate glass fanlights, multi-pane at No 7. Grey slate roofs (unbroken save Velux rooflight at No 6). Ashlar coped skews and corniced ashlar stacks to end and mutual gables dividing pairs.

BOUNDARY WALLS: saddleback ashlar coping to dwarf retaining walls to front (some removed).

Statement of Interest

Part of the Stirling Town (Outstanding) Conservation Area at the western end of Barnton Street, adjoined to the Sheriff Court at S. Forms part of the Early townhouse expansion of Stirling outwith the medieval core.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.