MHG54847 - Site of steading, 327 Hilton of Embo


The site of a mid 19th-century steading with later alterations and enlargements. The building was recorded in late 2010 prior to planned demolition.

Type and Period (2)

  • BYRE (Built, 19th Century - 1850 AD? to 1874 AD)
  • STEADING (Built, 19th Century - 1850 AD? to 1874 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

This building was recorded in November 2010 prior to demolition. The earliest part of the building was the south wing, probably constructed in the mid-19th century. This had been extended to the north and west at a later date, probably in the late 19th century. 20th century repairs and adaptations were also recorded. Full details are available in the attached report. <1><2>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 7973 9138 (15m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH79SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

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