MHG22576 - Cottage - Kinloch Hourn
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Type and Period (1)
- HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
Early traditional West Highland cottage, of piend-roofed type, originally thatched, now with piended corrugated iron roof.
The building was listed at Category B in 1994.
A lone earlier survival - former thatched cottage. Its thickset walls are squatter and boulder-footed, with a fireplace in the central partition wall that divided domestic quarters from byre. This plan, with chimney rising through roof ridge rather than gable ends, is characteristic of the area. <1>
|Grid reference||Centred NG 9503 0657 (20m by 20m) (Buffered by site type)|
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External Links (3)
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/LB13443 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/108610 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Kinloch_Hourn_-_geograph.org.uk_-_18409.jpg (View image of building online)
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