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Dunecht House, Loch of Skene, Boathouse

A Category A Listed Building in Skene, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1628 / 57°9'45"N

Longitude: -2.3564 / 2°21'22"W

OS Eastings: 378543

OS Northings: 808046

OS Grid: NJ785080

Mapcode National: GBR XB.CM3G

Mapcode Global: WH8PG.S738

Entry Name: Dunecht House, Loch of Skene, Boathouse

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 350236

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16505

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Skene

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Westhill and District

Parish: Skene

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

A. Marshall Mackenzie and Son 1922-3. Pair symmetrical
4-storey tower houses with battlemented parapets cape-houses
and circular stair towers, heavy gatepiers with griffons
and immense wrought iron gates between; boathouse with
portcullis gate, square angle turrets and handsome square
room vaulted in 4 compartments. Ashlar in uneven courses.

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