MHG60381 - Ardchattan Cottage - Caledonian Canal, Fort Augustus


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Type and Period (2)

  • COTTAGE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1801 AD to 2100 AD)
  • VISITORS CENTRE (LEISURE) (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

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Fort Augustus, Ardchattan GR NH 37809 09209 (NE corner)
A building of one and a half storeys which is to the north of the locks and on a ENE-WSW alignment, measures 13m x9m. It is constructed of stone and has a slate roof with 2 dormer windows. An outshot to the rear/north is constructed of breeze blocks and has a wooden porch. There is also a timber and brick porch at the front/south side of the building. The building is now a visitor centre and has 3 flag poles in the front garden. Recorded in 2014 as part of RCAHMS Scottish Canals Recording Project. <1>

GIS spatial data created 2019 based on OS Master Map. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 3779 0921 (14m by 12m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH30NE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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