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Latitude: 58.6399 / 58°38'23"N
Longitude: -3.2918 / 3°17'30"W
OS Eastings: 325110
OS Northings: 973170
OS Grid: ND251731
Mapcode National: GBR L57W.W7V
Mapcode Global: WH6CL.D3QD
Entry Name: Rattar House
Listing Date: 28 November 1984
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332664
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1892
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Thurso and Northwest Caithness
Traditional County: Caithness
Early 19th century, gables remodelled later, symmetrical
2-storey, 3-bay, H-plan house with SE facing front elevation.
All harled with ashlar margins Recessed centre bay in SE
front with door under ashlar bracketed canopy linking
outer gabled crowstepped bays; round-headed lancets in
each gable head. Symmetrical 3-bay fenestration in ground
and 1st floors of NE and SW side elevations; shorter
windows in 1st floors; some windows blind; 12-pane glazing;
paired ridge stacks; crowsteps; slate roofs.
Modern sun parlour masks ground floor of SW west elevation.
Rattar "seat of the Earls of Caithness" (1813). Property of
"Traill of Rattar" by circa 1858.
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