MHG51526 - East Croachy Steading


A late 19th-century, single storey fodder store and byre.

Type and Period (3)

  • FODDER STORE (Built, 19th Century - 1871 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ANIMAL SHED (Built, 19th Century - 1871 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BYRE (Built, 19th Century - 1871 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A single storey steading associated with the crofthouse to the south, used for wintering animals and storing animal fodder. In 2007 it was in use as a general store, but the walls are deteriorating causing dampness. The building is first depicted on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map c1900. Photographs of the building were submitted in connection with a planning application for conversion to a house. <1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 64982 27462 (12m by 16m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH62NW
Civil Parish DORES
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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