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Glen Ernan, Milton of Edinglassie, Dairy

A Category C Listed Building in Strathdon, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.1872 / 57°11'13"N

Longitude: -3.1052 / 3°6'18"W

OS Eastings: 333297

OS Northings: 811252

OS Grid: NJ332112

Mapcode National: GBR WC.18S7

Mapcode Global: WH6LN.8ML2

Entry Name: Glen Ernan, Milton of Edinglassie, Dairy

Listing Date: 14 November 2006

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 399150

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB50635

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Strathdon

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Aboyne, Upper Deeside and Donside

Parish: Strathdon

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Probably earlier 20th century. Single storey, 2-bay, piend-roofed former dairy with raised rectangular-plan louvered air vent, sited to N of Milton of Edinglassie farm. Harl with ashlar margins and quoin strips. Round headed doorways.

FURTHER DESCRIPTION: symmetrical S elevation with 2 boarded timber doors and decoratively-astragalled fanlights. Single window to E and W elevations.

15-pane glazing pattern in top-hopper windows. Grey slates. Coped ashlar stacks. Deeply overhanging eaves with exposed rafters and plain bargeboarding. Cast iron rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: retaining stone shelving with drainage channels beneath.

Statement of Interest

An interesting late example of a well-detailed small dairy associated with the Edinglassie Estate, sited at the mouth of Glen Ernan. No longer in use as a dairy.

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