MHG60985 - Building, Croft 13 - Laide


Ruined building, (The Whitehouse or The Old House), Croft 13 at Laide

Type and Period (1)

  • BUILDING (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1900 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A survey of the Laide settlement area was undertaken by Macinnes, A. and Macintyre, J. in 2011.

Croft 13 lies towards the northerly end of the village of Laide. The croftland, lying both above and below the road that runs from Laide Post Office to Mellon Udrigle, slopes down from an elevation of 39 metres at the highest point, to an elevation of 4 metres above the beach.

Site 2. Building. This partially ruined house was known as 'The Whitehouse', or, by descendants of the family that inhabited it, as 'The Old House'. <1>

NGR adjusted based on 1999-2001 aerial photographs <2>

1st Edition OS 6" <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 8988 9250 (6m by 9m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG89SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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