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Allargue House, Rising Sun

Cottage (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Allargue House, Rising Sun

Classification Cottage (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 119814

Site Number NJ20NE 13.03

NGR NJ 2566 0931

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Strathdon
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Gordon
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Accessing Scotland's Past Project

The Rising Sun cottage lies 300m south-west of Allargue House, in the upper part of the Don Valley. It was probably built in the nineteenth century, to provide accommodation for hunting and shooting parties. The name may refer to the coat-of-arms of a local family, the McHardys, which bears a rising sun.

Text prepared by RCAHMS as part of the Accessing Scotland's Past project

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