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Latitude: 57.5153 / 57°30'55"N
Longitude: -6.5708 / 6°34'14"W
OS Eastings: 126396
OS Northings: 856450
OS Grid: NG263564
Mapcode National: GBR B85V.M35
Mapcode Global: WGY6C.1CBK
Plus Code: 9C9MGC8H+4M
Entry Name: Gesto Cottage, Gesto Terrace, Stein Village, Skye
Listing Name: Stein Village,gesto Terrace,cottages (To the Rear of Macleod Terrace)
Listing Date: 7 November 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 337745
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB6219
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Eilean á Chèo
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
late 18th or early 19th century,part of the planned fishing village of lochbay which began building from 1796 for the british fisheries society.pair of single storey 3-bay centre-doored rubble-built cottages,north-facing,and set back-to-back with macleod terrace,fronting what would have been another street had telfords ambitious plans for lochbaybeen realised.each cottage is gabled,with end stacks wall.cottage nearest west has whitewashed front which is basically unaltered in appearance,though fixed glazing is not original;slate roof,skews over east gable.slappings in south wall are of different dates.adjoining the cottage east gable is a long row,long ruinous,possible intended from the outset as cottages(though there are no internal cross-walls, as might have been expected for cottages)only south wall and east gable survive to full height. cottage nearest east was formerly used as a byre;brought in to domestic use in about 1980;it is more altered than the other;white-rendered,with modern tile roof,addition on west gable,plain timber porch,box dormer to rear(south).
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