Basic Site Details

Name: Glen Tanar Estate, game larder
Town, district or village: Glentanar/Glen Tanar
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Near the stables we find the deer and game larders with well-stuffed roofs to keep them cool, overhanging eaves, ornamental tiles on the walls with appropriate devices, birds etc; and, as we hear, well-stocked according to the seasons. [Aberdeen Journal/Builder 19 September 1874 p791-792]

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Estate  
Item 2 of 2Game larder  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1Before 1874   

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1George TruefittArchitect Before 1874  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Brooks, Sir William Cunliffe 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inventory of designed landscapes1986Inventory of designed landscapes  v3

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder19 September 1874  pp791-792 Reprinted from Aberdeen Journal

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register47087 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSGeorge Truefitt at Glen Tanar 1875-85: photo album Album of sketches, photos & cuttings Acc No 1998/44