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Greshornish House, Skye

A Category C Listed Building in Eilean á Chèo, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.4987 / 57°29'55"N

Longitude: -6.4386 / 6°26'18"W

OS Eastings: 134186

OS Northings: 854081

OS Grid: NG341540

Mapcode National: GBR B8HX.1NC

Mapcode Global: WGY6F.2S99

Plus Code: 9C9MFHX6+FH

Entry Name: Greshornish House, Skye

Listing Name: Greshornish House

Listing Date: 8 September 1982

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330757

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB469

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Duirinish

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Eilean á Chèo

Parish: Duirinish

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Description

Large double pile house, rear portion mid/late 18th century
with early 19th century front block of 2 storeys and attic, 3
bays. All harled with stone margins. Later 19th century
projecting gabled porch; centre dormer of same date with
flanking later piended dormers. Late 19th/early 20th century
bow window rising full height with conical roof, to right.
Some 12-pane glazing; corniced end stacks; slate roofs.
Interior: enriched coved ceiling to drawing room.
Walled garden.

Statement of Interest

Appears in present form, except bow window, on 1st edition OS

(1878). Unfortunate modern glazing to bow window.

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