MHG30084 - Meadowside House


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Type and Period (1)

  • FARMSTEAD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The site comprises two rectangular structures, circa 10-11m long by 3.5-4m wide, and up to 0.4m high. An earthen banked anclosure about 9m long by 7m wide and up to 0.2m high lies to the south-west of the two buildings. A drystone dyke encloses the northern perimeter of the site.
Information from Dorothy Rankin, 1997.
Archaeological Management Plan, AOC.

J Aitken : 31/07/01.

This farmstead was noted during a DBA and walkover survey by J Wood in 2004 on behalf of the Highland Wildlife Park. It included 3 rectangular buildings with an adjoining dyke. It was probably from the 17th-19th centuries, but possibly located on earlier features. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 8010 0364 (100m by 100m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH80SW
Civil Parish ALVIE

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