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Auchbreck, Manse

Manse (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Auchbreck, Manse

Classification Manse (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Auchbreck, The Old Manse; Glenlivet, Old Manse

Canmore ID 196265

Site Number NJ22NW 206

NGR NJ 20981 28649

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Moray
  • Parish Inveravon
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Moray
  • Former County Banffshire

Accessing Scotland's Past

Built in 1825, the former manse of Auchbreck stands at Bridge of Auchbreck. Standing two storeys in height, the manse is relatively plain and has a harled facade, with pink granite used to define the margins or edges of the building. In the late nineteenth century, a bay window was added to the front of the house. At the rear of the building is a two-storeyed wing, built at right angles to the manse.

The manse of Auchbreck had its own steading buildings. These have survived as an L-shaped, rubble-built range which includes a stable, byre and gig house.

Text prepared by RCAHMS as part of the Accessing Scotland's Past project at http://www.accessingscotlandspast.org.uk

Archaeology Notes

Architecture Notes

NJ22NW 206.00 20981 28649

NJ22NW 206.01 NJ 20989 28680 Steading

The Old Manse [NAT]

OS (GIS) MasterMap, July 2010.

For (apparently associated) Church (The Old Kirk, at NJ 21056 28670), see NJ22NW 208.

Depicted as roofed on the 1st Edition of the OS 6-inch map ( (Banffshire 1872, sheet xxxvi) and annotated as 'Manse'.

(Undated) information in NMRS.

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