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Latitude: 57.0284 / 57°1'42"N
Longitude: -3.0753 / 3°4'31"W
OS Eastings: 334823
OS Northings: 793541
OS Grid: NO348935
Mapcode National: GBR WD.C9B4
Mapcode Global: WH6MF.QLRV
Plus Code: 9C9R2WHF+8V
Entry Name: Larders, Birkhall
Listing Name: Birkhall, Larders
Listing Date: 12 March 2010
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 400379
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB51447
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Glenmuick, Tullich and Glengairn
Electoral Ward: Aboyne, Upper Deeside and Donside
Parish: Glenmuick, Tullich And Glengairn
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
Circa 1935 and circa 1950. 2 timber game larders, sited to rear of stables.
Earlier larder polygonal, boarded timber on granite base, with overhanging eaves supported on slender polygonal timber posts; door to one face with gauze screened panel; gauze screens to 4 faces with gauze screened panels above and above door. Tarred felt polygonal roof with timber flashing and finial.
Later larder rectangular-plan, lathed timber on concrete base. Principal elevation with 2 doors (2-leaf to left) flanking high fixed, gauze screened window. Similarly high gauze screened windows to other faces. Grey slate roof with lead flashings and louvred timber ventilator with ball finial.
A Group with Birkhall with Summerhouse, Wendy House, Garden Gate and Terraces, Birkhall Drive Bridge, Rope Bridge and Stables.
See more ornate larders at Balmoral Castle and Allt-na-Giubhsaich. The larders are grouped with the house at Birkhall, the drive and rope bridges and stables. Critical ancillaries supporting a sporting estate, built clearly evidencing their function.
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