MHG60989 - Croft house with attached byre, Croft 14 - Laide


Croft house with attached byre, Croft 14 at Laide

Type and Period (2)

  • BYRE (Built, 19th Century - 1801 AD? to 1900 AD?)
  • CROFTHOUSE (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 14 lies towards the north end of Laide village. The ground slopes down from an elevation of 34 metres at the head dyke, to 18
metres at the unclassified road that runs from Laide Post Office to Mellon Udrigle, and on down to 9 metres above the rocky shore of Gruinard Bay.

Site 2. Croft house with attached byre. The original stonework is intact. See photograph. <1>

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

1st Edition OS 6" <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 9003 9258 (14m by 26m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG99SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish GAIRLOCH

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