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Castle Fraser, West Lodge And Gates

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

Site Name Castle Fraser, West Lodge And Gates

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

Alternative Name(s) Castle Fraser Estate; Castle Fraser Policies

Canmore ID 83636

Site Number NJ71SW 6.02

NGR NJ 71841 12450

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/83636

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Administrative Areas

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

Recording Your Heritage Online

West Lodge and gates, c.1820-30, subdued single-storey ashlar with bow to road and a circular chimney.

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

NJ71SW 6.02 71840 12457

West Lodge and gates, c.1820-30, subdued single-storey ashlar with bow to road and a circular chimney.

I Shepherd 1994.

Activities

Field Visit (May 1996 - May 1996)

B010 West Lodge and Gates Listed Cat. B.

A single-storey lodge in coarse granite blocks with a slate roof. L-shaped plan with a rounded gable-end facing the gateway. The plan form changes from 1816 plan onwards indicating the building has been added to or rebuilt.

Square piers terminate the estate wall (B23) with convex quadrant walls in ashlar ending in round gate-piers. The left quadrant in front of the lodge has railings on top of a low wall.

(CAF96 B010) Information from (BNM) March 2014

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