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Latitude: 56.9015 / 56°54'5"N
Longitude: -5.8474 / 5°50'50"W
OS Eastings: 165822
OS Northings: 785502
OS Grid: NM658855
Mapcode National: GBR CBYG.VS4
Mapcode Global: WGZBR.4SSL
Plus Code: 9C8PW523+J2
Entry Name: Faire Na Sgurr, Arisaig
Listing Name: Arisaig, Faire-Na-Sgurr
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330508
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB303
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Arisaig and Moidart
Electoral Ward: Caol and Mallaig
Parish: Arisaig And Moidart
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
George Jack, dated 1903. Irregular south facing L-plan house,
mainly 2-storey and attic. All rubble with tooled ashlar dressings.Asymmetrical elevations, to
south of 5 bays punctuated at centre by later projecting
2-storey sun-room, flanked by 4 substantial gabled dormers. Single-storey porch masks entrance on E gable entered from
glazed verandah; porch lit by long multi-pane window, and
canted angle has datestone with carved relief of St Michael
and long poetic inscription in Gaelic.
Rear service court dominated by high, corbelled 3-storey
chimney gable incorporating small viewing platform, with
crowstepped wallhead and apex stack; multi-pane glazing;
slate roofs of varying pitches, at north sweeping to ground
floor as outshot broken by various gabled dormers.
Built by Miss C C Astley of Arisaig House. Gaelic poem
invokes blessings on house and residents.
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