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Cranford, Cranford Road, Aberdeen

A Category C Listed Building in Aberdeen, Aberdeen

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Latitude: 57.1292 / 57°7'45"N

Longitude: -2.1331 / 2°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 392041

OS Northings: 804264

OS Grid: NJ920042

Mapcode National: GBR S6H.MB

Mapcode Global: WH9QX.62HH

Plus Code: 9C9V4VH8+MQ

Entry Name: Cranford, Cranford Road, Aberdeen

Listing Name: Cranford Road, Cranford House, Including Lodge, Gatepiers and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 14 January 1997

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 390485

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB43849

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200390485

Location: Aberdeen

County: Aberdeen

Town: Aberdeen

Electoral Ward: Airyhall/Broomhill/Garthdee

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Circa 1870. 2-storey asymmetrical, multi-gabled villa in large garden ground with single storey wing and 'lodge'. L-plan main front with balconied single storey square bay window linked to entrance porch

in re-entrant angle, both simply balustraded. Coursed broached granite ashlars with polished granite detailing: partly painted to rear. Upper storeys with dormers of stone cut through eaves with corbelled, pedimented heads. Plate glass windows to main front lower windows, lesser elevations divided into 4 and 8 pane sashes. Slate roofs. Simple corniced chimney stacks.

LODGE: single storey cottage set at right angle to Cranford Road. Granite ashlar main front, remainder rendered. Gatepiers alongside with pyramidal caps.

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