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Mains of Ardestie, ring ditch and cropmarks 350m SSE of

A Scheduled Monument in Carnoustie and District, Angus

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Latitude: 56.4941 / 56°29'38"N

Longitude: -2.8029 / 2°48'10"W

OS Eastings: 350662

OS Northings: 733846

OS Grid: NO506338

Mapcode National: GBR VP.WT2T

Mapcode Global: WH7RD.X1GC

Entry Name: Mains of Ardestie, ring ditch and cropmarks 350m SSE of

Scheduled Date: 11 April 1997

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM6934

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: house

Location: Monikie

County: Angus

Electoral Ward: Carnoustie and District

Traditional County: Angus


David MacKenzie circa 1840. Symmetrical U-plan 2-storey basement and attic 4-bay semi-detqched pair of flatted villas. Ashlar front and sides with 1st floor band course, main cornice and blocking course; coursed rubble rear.

S elevation: broad canted end bays, single-light inner bays with canted dormers over.

Side elevations: 3-bay with centre twin pilastered and corniced doorpieces. Bay to right blind. Centre corniced wallhead stack.

Rear: projecting wings with wallhead stacks, that to No 2 cut down, and inner canted dormers.

Piended and platformed slate roof with wallhead and ridge stacks. Windows sash and case, 2-pane glazing pattern to S elevation, small panes to most windows at sides and rear.

Square pyramidal-capped gatepiers. Low boundary walls to Laurel Bank with cast and wrought-iron railings. Ashlar boundary walls step up Constitution Road (railings removed) and return to Prospect Place.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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