MHG47630 - Former school teacher's cottage - Migdale


The former free school teacher's cottage in Migdale.

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  • Cottage (Undated)

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The former Migdale (Creich) school teacher's house adjoining the former free church school. Now in domestic use.

Both buildings listed together at Category C in 1984: Church room; dated 1846; single storey, 4-bay room; entrance in east end bay under gabled porch. Harled; 4-pane glazing; slate roof with ventilator. Cottage; mid 19th century, single storey and attic cottage attached to hall at east gable; white washed rubble; centre door; 2 gablet dormers; 4-pane glazing; corniced and stacks: slate roof. Both buildings enclosed by dry stone retaining wall; pair square gate piers with pyramidal caps to school entrance. Parish room was former Free Church School. Adjoining cottage probably lived in by school teacher. <1>

GIS spatial data amended in 2018 according to OS MasterMap. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 62640 92144 (11m by 9m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH69SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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