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Straloch House

Country House (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Straloch House

Classification Country House (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Straloch House Policies; Old House Of Straloch

Canmore ID 132544

Site Number NJ82SE 16

NGR NJ 86070 21057

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish New Machar
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Gordon
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

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Straloch House, 1780. Serene five-window, two-storey-and-attic centre block with pair of end wings at right angles, set

back; distinguished by slightly advanced pedimented centre, prominent blocking course and elegance of curved gables, double on main house, single on wings.

Taken from "Aberdeenshire: Donside and Strathbogie - An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Ian Shepherd, 2006. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

Archaeology Notes

NJ82SE 16.00 86070 21057

NJ82SE 16.01 NJ c. 860 210 House (Old House of Straloch)

NJ82SE 16.02 NJ 8621 2123 Ice-house

NJ82SE 16.03 NJ 86023 21301 Walled Garden

NJ82SE 16.04 NJ 8612 2146 Farmhouse; Farmsteading (Home Farm)

NJ82SE 16.05 NJ 86352 21414 North Lodge

NJ82SE 16.06 NJ 8581 2135 Kennels

NJ82SE 16.07 NJ 8623 2102 Private Chapel

NJ82SE 16.08 NJ 8630 2162 Homefarm Cottage

NJ82SE 16.09 NJ 8809 2044 East Lodge

NJ82SE 16.10 Centred NJ 8581 2109 Gasworks

For St Mary's chapel (NJ 8596 2134) and well (NJ 8596 2131), see NJ82SE 2 and NJ82SE 3 respectively. For rig and quarries noted at Straloch, see NJ82SE 30-42 and 84.

Straloch House, 1780. Serene five-window, two-storey-and-attic centre block with pair of end wings at right angles, set back. Distinguished by slightly advanced battlemented centre, prominent blocking course and elegance of curved gables, double on main house, single on wings.

I Shepherd 1994.

(Name cited as Old House of Straloch and location as NJ 861 211). Home of Robert Gordon of Straloch, mapmaker.

NMRS, MS/712/81.

Architecture Notes

NMRS REFERENCE:

B.G. Watney & S.H Evans London 1911

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