MHG45956 - Craiglinnhe House, Ballachulish

Summary

A villa built in 1885 as a quarrymasters house. Used as a temperance hotel and fever hospital and now a guest house.

Type and Period (1)

  • VILLA (Built, 19th Century - 1885 AD to 1885 AD (at some time))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (07/02/1995)
NN05NW 7 0332 5956.

The RCAHMS Canmore entry quotes from "Western Seaboard: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Mary Miers, 2008, stating that this former quarrymaster's house, built in 1885, was later a temperance hotel and was then converted to a fever hospital in the early 20th century. <1><2>

Martin Briscoe submitted photographs of this building via the Highland HER Flickr group in June 2011. <3>


<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 82017 (Dataset). SHG24123.


<2> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 82017 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.


<3> Briscoe, J M, 2008-11, Information and photographs of various sites submitted by Martin Briscoe (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG23810.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NN 0331 5957 (70m by 43m)
Map sheet NN05NW
Civil Parish LISMORE AND APPIN
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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