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Description: Kirkton of Auchterhouse,kirkton Farmhouse Including Coach House and Stable and Boundary Walls and Ga
Date Listed: 26 August 1992
Historic Scotland Building ID: 6495
OS Grid Coordinates: 334501, 737697
Latitude/Longitude: 56.5267, -3.0663
Earlier 19th century. 2-storey, L-plan, 3-bay farmhouse. Painted rubble masonry, harled at E gable, painted stugged quoins with margined angles, slate roof. Margined windows (painted) with unsympathetic uPVC glazing, sawtooth coped skews, stugged ashlar end stacks. S ELEVATION: symmetrical. 5 stone steps with plain wrought-iron balusters and handrails leading to central door with decoratively glazed fanlight and margined reveals, window to left and right, 3 windows at 1st floor, 3 roof lights. W ELEVATION: gable at right with window at ground floor left and 1st floor right; slightly recessed bay at left with window at left and bipartite at right, single window at 1st floor, 2 roof lights; blank lean-to bay at far left. N ELEVATION: later lean-to with door and window at main house left, window at 1st floor, roof light; gable advanced at right with window at ground floor and 2 windows at 1st of left return elevation, lean-to advanced from gable with 2 doors and truncated stack, window at left return, 3 roof lights.
E GABLE: window at ground and 1st floor left, window at lean-to at right.
INTERIOR: some fielded panelling to doors; cast-iron balusters at landing; no original chimneypieces.
COACH HOUSE AND STABLE: single storey, rectangular-plan coach house and stable at NE. Painted rubble masonry, slate roof, boarded hinged and sliding doors. Large sliding door at W, 3 doors at S. Timber trevis and heck in stable.
BOUNDARY WALLS AND GATEPOSTS: drystone boundary walls with 2 sets of rounded stone gateposts at W.
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Source: Historic Scotland
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