MHG22189 - Kindeace House, Stables

Summary

The stable block to Kindeace House, built in 1869 by Alexander Ross.

Type and Period (3)

  • CARRIAGE HOUSE (Built, 19th Century - 1869 AD to 1869 AD)
  • STABLE (Built, 19th Century - 1869 AD to 1869 AD)
  • ESTATE COTTAGE (Built, 19th Century - 1869 AD to 1869 AD)

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See also:
NH77SW0027 House
Jhooper, 12/11/2002
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ARCHITECT: Alexander Ross (I.A. 7 May 1896)-stables, keepers house and kennels

Note that the above reference from Canmore should read 7 May 1869. <1>

The stables form a U-plan block linked to the rear of the main house by harled and coped retaining walls forming a rectangular court. The left projecting wing is the former carriage house and the right wing a former cottage. <2>

The stable block was converted into two houses in the 1980s. Photographs of the eastern house exterior were submitted to the HER in March 2009 as a requirement of planning consent for alterations. The accompanying letter states that no original internal features survive.<3>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 72524 73358 (29m by 24m) (Mastermap)
Map sheet NH77SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILMUIR EASTER

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