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Leirinbeg House, Durness

A Category B Listed Building in North, West and Central Sutherland, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 58.5657 / 58°33'56"N

Longitude: -4.7338 / 4°44'1"W

OS Eastings: 241085

OS Northings: 967418

OS Grid: NC410674

Mapcode National: GBR G6P2.VT0

Mapcode Global: WH26K.8Y2V

Plus Code: 9CCQH788+7F

Entry Name: Leirinbeg House, Durness

Listing Name: Leirinbeg House and Steading

Listing Date: 7 March 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330792

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB494

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Durness

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: North, West and Central Sutherland

Parish: Durness

Traditional County: Sutherland

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Description

Dated 1810. 2-storey, 3-bay east facing house with centre
door masked by later projecting gabled porch. All harled.
Small 1st floor windows close to wallhead; 12-pane glazing;
corniced end stacks; slate roof.
Small rubble steading at right angles to house at SW corner,
but separate; slate roof.
Fine drystone coped walls surround house and garden.

Statement of Interest

Datestone with Sutherland arms in apex of south gable.

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