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West Cottage, Aberchalder

A Category C Listed Building in Caol and Mallaig, Highland

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Latitude: 57.0972 / 57°5'50"N

Longitude: -4.7308 / 4°43'50"W

OS Eastings: 234663

OS Northings: 804006

OS Grid: NH346040

Mapcode National: GBR G9PY.XFS

Mapcode Global: WH2FQ.9WH1

Plus Code: 9C9Q37W9+VM

Entry Name: West Cottage, Aberchalder

Listing Name: Abercalder, Railway Cottage (L) and Mo Dhachaidh (R)

Listing Date: 17 April 1986

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332600

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1844

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Boleskine and Abertarff

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Caol and Mallaig

Parish: Boleskine And Abertarff

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Circa 1900. Single storey, wide 3-bay range comprising 2
dwellings. White harled with contrasting brick dressings;
Entrance to Railway Cottage in W gable and to Mo Dhachaidh in
single bay weatherboarded extension at E. Segmental-headed
windows, bipartites in outer bays, all with pronounced brick
long and short detailing and linked by band and cill courses.
Multi-pane glazing to upper sashes. Deep base course; brick
long and short angles; end stacks; slate roofs with
projecting eaves.

Statement of Interest

Built for Invergarry - Fort Augustus Railway, constructed

and in operation only between 1896-1911.

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