MHG51492 - Enclosure, Garvault, Loch Merkland
Enclosure attached to longhouse. Part of Garvault Farmsteading.
Type and Period (2)
- ENCLOSURE (Built, Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD? to 1878 AD (between))
- BUILDING? (Built, Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD (between))
- None recorded
A small rectangular enclosure built onto the north-west wall of the longhouse and linked via a small doorway set into the north-west wall of the longhouse. The north-west wall of the enclosure is topped off by a run of vertically set stones. It is unusual because of the narrow entrance way set into the north-east wall which does not allow much width for the movement of livestock. It is conceivable it was once roofed <1>. Photographed <2>.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 38349 32032 (10m by 8m)|
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