MHG54939 - Shin Cottage, Lairg


Traditional rubble built cottage which has now been totally modernised.

Type and Period (1)

  • HOUSE (19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1900 AD?)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

1½ storey 3 bay cottage with a gabled porch and lower 2 bay extension to the left. The cottage is in rubble with painted stone margins to the windows. The pitched slate roof features dormerheads and gable end stacks. <1>

Having located this building on Google Streetview it is apparent that it has been modernised with a two storey extension replacing the previous lower extension to the left. The stonework is now totally obscured by grey pebbledash. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NC 5820 0672 (21m by 13m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC50NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

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