MHG53026 - Kyle of Durness East


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Type and Period (2)

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • ENCLOSURE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Small rectangular tumbled drystone structure, 5 m NNE/SSW by 4.5 m externally, defined by drystone footings, partly turf-covered. The wall faces are visible in several places on both the interior and exterior. Entrance in NE side. Trapezoidal enclosure measuring 7.8 m NE/SW by 6.6 m extends out from it on SW, defined by turf-covered bank in which a few stones are visible; this may be of earlier date.
On gentle grassy WSW-facing slope above Kyle of Durness, just S of a small choked burn.
Small structure and associated enclosure.
Recommendations: None. <1><2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference NC 3751 6666 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC36NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DURNESS

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