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Mill Cottage And Byre, Mill Of Tore

A Category B Listed Building in Balnain, Inverness, Highland

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Latitude: 57.3312 / 57°19'52"N

Longitude: -4.5748 / 4°34'29"W

OS Eastings: 245096

OS Northings: 829675

OS Grid: NH450296

Mapcode National: GBR H92B.WRC

Mapcode Global: WH3FR.PZRP

Plus Code: 9C9Q8CJG+F3

Entry Name: Mill Cottage And Byre, Mill Of Tore

Listing Name: Glenurquhart, Mill of Tore and Mill Cottage

Listing Date: 17 April 1986

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 348518

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15014

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Urquhart and Glenmoriston

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness

Parish: Urquhart And Glenmoriston

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Mill; late 18th century, early 19th century, probably
incorporating earlier fabric and on earlier site. Small
rectangular mill, harl pointed rubble with roughly tooled
dressings. Rear of building abuts slope affording entrance to
Breast shot wheel at SW gable fed by lade chute; square kiln
extends from NE gable; corrugated iron roof, slated to kiln.
Some machinery survives.
Mill Cottage; mid 19th century single storey, 3-bay cottage
with 3-bay byre range extending at west gable. All white-washed
rubble. Centre door to dwelling masked by gabled porch; 4-pane
glazing; end stacks; slate roof to dwelling, corrugated iron
to byre.

Statement of Interest

Modern cast-iron datestone with name of mill and 1545 mounted

on rear wall of mill.

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