MHG54068 - The Gardener's Cottage - Braemore

Summary

A cottage, used by the gardener at Braemore, in close proximity to the walled garden.

Type and Period (1)

  • GARDENERS LODGE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Gardener's cottage at Braemore is shown on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey, lying 20m to the north of the walled garden, and within a wider area of designed landscape. <1>

The cottage is to be extended. To comply with a condition on planning permission, a photographic record was submitted to the HER in November 2010. This building was used mainly for the potting of plants and a residential bothy for the gardener during its Victorian heyday. It has a mono-pitched roof, and two windows and doors to the south elevation. <2>

GIS spatial data amended in 2022 according to the building as shown on OS MasterMap. <3>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 1939 7974 (11m by 8m)
Map sheet NH17NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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