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Candacraig House, Tempietta

Folly (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Candacraig House, Tempietta

Classification Folly (Period Unassigned)

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

Canmore ID 218769

Site Number NJ31SW 7.10

NGR NJ 34072 11082

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Architecture Notes

NJ31SW 34072 11082

The folly depicted in collection item IGL W531/1 has been tentatively identified with this building although, unlike Lindsay's scheme, the tempietta is not roofed.

Information from RCAHMS (AC), 23 July 2002.


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