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Candacraig House, East Gates

Gate (Period Unassigned), Gate Pier(S) (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Candacraig House, East Gates

Classification Gate (Period Unassigned), Gate Pier(S) (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Candacraig House Estate; Candacraig House Policies; North Gates

Canmore ID 127860

Site Number NJ31SW 7.08

NGR NJ 3408 1138

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NJ31SW 7.08 3408 1138

The E gates at Candacraig House are situated about 25m N of the East Lodge (NJ31SW 7.02) and comprise modern square rubble piers with broken pediment tops. They were designed by AGR Mackenzie about 1956 and built when the main house (NJ31SW 7.00) was remodelled after a fire.

Information from RCAHMS (JRS) 10 March 1998.


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