MHG55356 - Longhouse, Little Rogart (2 of 6)
One of six longhouses within the former township of Little Rogart.
Type and Period (1)
- LONGHOUSE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
This building (ROG95 852) was recorded during RCAHMS's 1995 survey of Little Rogart township. It measures 21.6m x 3.3m internally, with stone-faced rubble walls 0.7m thick standing to a height of 0.3m. The survey identified an outshot and two internal compartments, the party wall suggested by a step down within the building of about 3m. The dimensions of the building are typical of long byre-houses found elsewhere in Sutherland and is one of six such building identified in the township. <1><2>
<1> RCAHMS, 1995, RCAHMS Draft Rogart Points and Lines, ROG95 852 (Dataset/Geospatial Data). SHG25552.
<2> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 124409 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 7326 0316 (23m by 14m)|
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