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Latitude: 58.4779 / 58°28'40"N
Longitude: -4.4175 / 4°25'3"W
OS Eastings: 259124
OS Northings: 956945
OS Grid: NC591569
Mapcode National: GBR H6GB.36T
Mapcode Global: WH38F.35PL
Entry Name: Tongue Manse, Steading and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 7 March 1984
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352504
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18457
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: North, West and Central Sutherland
Traditional County: Sutherland
Manse; 1841-42, 2-storey and dormerless attic, L-plan house with entrance in SE re-entrant angle, and symmetrical 3-bay west elevation with centre projecting gabled bay. Coursed rubble, tooled ashlar dressings. Bowed single storey porch in SE re-entrant angle; gabletted
pediments to outer 1st floor windows in west facade; small symmetrical gabled attic windows; mainly 12-pane glazing; ridge and end corniced stacks, single, double or triple batteries, all set diagonally on square base; crowsteps; West Highland slate roof.
Steading; single storey, L-plan steading rubble. Loft entrance in south gable; horizontal air vents; crowsteps; local and West Highland slate roofs with simple pyramidal caps; coped rubble walls and pedestrian entrance. Granite rounded cope; square dressed granite gate piers
"A new substantial house is, however, to be commenced early this season, having already been contracted for" (NSA 1841).
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