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Latitude: 57.8043 / 57°48'15"N
Longitude: -3.8509 / 3°51'3"W
OS Eastings: 290102
OS Northings: 880912
OS Grid: NH901809
Mapcode National: GBR J8V3.4RQ
Mapcode Global: WH4F3.T3FH
Plus Code: 9C9RR43X+PJ
Entry Name: Meikle Tarrel
Listing Name: Tarrel
Listing Date: 31 August 1983
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 347381
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB14101
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Tain and Easter Ross
Traditional County: Cromartyshire
Originally circa 1798, 2-storey and attic, 3-bay house with
centre door, later extended by 2 bays at north-east gable with
similar fenestration; circa 1830, large 2-storey projecting
bowed bay (with drawing and dining rooms) incorporating former
centre entrance. All harled with contrasting painted ashlar
margins. Tripartites with narrow side lights in ground and 1st
floor of bowed bay; 2 piended dormers with original 6-pane
glazing. 12-pane glazing elsewhere; end stacks; slate roof;
stone ridge. Modern glazed porch in re-entrant. Wing to rear.
Interior: coved ceiling to 1st floor drawing room.
Coped rubble garden walls.
Formerly Meikle Tarrel. In 1798 Meikle Tarrel was taken on a
19-year lease by a farmer who had been living in East Lothian.
At his own expense he built a dwelling house, farm offices
and threshing mill and enclosed a garden.