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Auchnarie Croft

Farmstead (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Auchnarie Croft

Classification Farmstead (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 179629

Site Number NJ95SW 28

NGR NJ 91020 55350

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Tyrie
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Banff And Buchan
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ95SW 28 91829 54571.

This farmstead has a U-shaped plan and comprises a byre, a former stable, a henhouse, a Dutch barn and a stack yard. The farmhouse is adjacent to the SSE. At right angles to the rear of the farmhouse, aligned from E to W, is a single-storeyed range which is now used mainly as a byre. Originally this seems to have had stables and a turnip house at the W end and opposing doors at the E end, indicating a threshing floor and straw barn. The buildings are constructed of rubble and have slate roofs. When visited in 2000 the house retained a box bed and an open hearth used for cooking.

Information from RCAHMS (SS), 27 Janauary 2006.


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