MHG53391 - Farmstead, Dunrobin Glen, Backies


A farmstead depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map in association with a rectilinear field system.

Type and Period (1)

  • FARMSTEAD (Built, 18th Century to 19th Century - 1750 AD? to 1850 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A farmstead is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map c.1874 consisting of a group of three roofed buildings in a triangular arrangement to the north of a small rectilinear field system. All three buildings appeared to be extant in early 2010. <1><2>

Photographs of the most easterly of the buildings were submitted to the HER in February 2010 in advance of demolition. The building was in a very poor state and comprised a single storey and attic house with adjoining byre, built of stone and harled with a slate roof. <3>

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Grid reference Centred NC 82349 03028 (94m by 67m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC80SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish GOLSPIE

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