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Latitude: 57.0718 / 57°4'18"N
Longitude: -2.9702 / 2°58'12"W
OS Eastings: 341273
OS Northings: 798281
OS Grid: NO412982
Mapcode National: GBR WJ.8GCM
Mapcode Global: WH7NF.BJV1
Entry Name: Cambus O'may, Heathbank Including Boundary Walls, Gatepiers and Railings
Listing Date: 14 November 2006
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 398929
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB50729
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Glenmuick, Tullich and Glengairn
Electoral Ward: Aboyne, Upper Deeside and Donside
Parish: Glenmuick, Tullich And Glengairn
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
Circa 1878. 2 storey with upper breaking eaves, 3-bay, T-plan, symmetrical quarry workers house facing S towards River Dee. Central doorway with flanking windows. Pedimented wallhead dormers to outer bays. Late 19th century and earlier 20th century single storey outshots to N (rear) with monopitch roofs. Stugged, squared and coursed granite.
4-pane sash and case timber windows, 2-leaf 4-panel timber door simple rectangular 2-pane fanlight above. Grey slated roof with terracotta ridge tiles. Tooled granite skews. Stugged, squared granite stacks with simple cornice, octagonal clay cans. Cast-iron rhones and rhone pipes
INTERIOR: admission not obtained at time of survey (2006).
BOUNDARY WALLS, GATEPIERS AND RAILINGS: Stugged, squared, and snecked granite boundary walls with bull faced coping. Square, tooled gate piers with narrow ashlar margins, bull faced capitals. Wrought-iron gate and railings.
Heathbank is a good example of a little altered traditional building that presents a distinctive frontage to the main road. It forms one of a group of buildings of the same design scheme which were probably built to house workers of a nearby granite quarry. Heathbank along with Moor House to the W and Crookmore to the E all retain their original contiguous boundary walls, gate piers, railings and gates. Listed B Group with Moor House and Crookmore.
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