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Type of record:Monument
Name:Flowerdale House (Including Westerdale & Walled Garden)


Listed Building Record - photograph  © Please contact Highland Council for detailsPhotographs from old listed building file  © Highland CouncilOld Council listed building record (for up to date description see link to Historic Scotland's website)  © Highland Council© Please contact Highland Council for detailsFlowerdale House, Gairloch (photo by Andrew Taylor)  © Andrew TaylorFlowerdale House, 2010 (photo by Anne MacInnes, ARCH Community Timeline course)  © Please contact Highland Council for detailsFlowerdale House, 2010 (photo by Anne MacInnes, ARCH Community Timeline course)  © Please contact Highland Council for details
Grid Reference:NG 8142 7536
Map Sheet:NG87NW
Civil Parish:GAIRLOCH
Geographical Area:ROSS AND CROMARTY

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1560 AD to 2100 AD)
Protected Status:Listed Building (A) 7910: Flowerdale House (including Westerdale) And Walled Garden

Other References/Statuses

  • Historic Environment Record: MHG16520
  • NMRS NUMLINK Reference: 106542
  • Old SMR Reference Number: NG87NW0027

Full description

1st ed OS shows large house on S side of large walled garden. Buildings attached to each corner of this. Stream run downs E side of outer garden wall on E & fedds saw mills. Other buildings barns & unnamed on this side. Kennels marked on E side of walled garden . Icehouse lies to W of house (see separate tecord). The area to the N is heavily treed, immediately in front of hous shows trees, but less dense (NB the early house sites are supposed to lie in paddock to S of this, with old garden wall lines visible) - HAW 9/2003

Scottish Country Life, September 1928 p.285 photograph

Taylor, A, 02/2010, A Collection of Highland Buildings and Monuments (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG25366.

Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), 08/2011, Digital site gazetteer and archive for ARCH Community Timeline Project: Gairloch, Site 34 (Collection/Project Archive). SHG25450.

Burke, J B, 1854, A visitation of the seats and arms of the noblemen and gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2002.

Related Monument/Building records

MHG41074Parent of: Flowerdale House (Including Westerdale & Walled Garden) (Parks and Gardens)

Related Investigations - none

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Conservation Areas
Listed Buildings
Scheduled Ancient Monuments
Designed Landscapes
Registered Battlefields
Marine Protected Areas