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Latitude: 60.2602 / 60°15'36"N
Longitude: -1.2883 / 1°17'17"W
OS Eastings: 439486
OS Northings: 1153093
OS Grid: HU394530
Mapcode National: GBR R15M.8CN
Mapcode Global: XHD2R.MCNR
Plus Code: 9CGW7P66+3M
Entry Name: Weisdale Mill
Listing Name: Weisdale, Mill of Kergord (Weisdale Mill)
Listing Date: 18 October 1977
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352628
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18564
Building Class: Cultural
County: Shetland Islands
Electoral Ward: Shetland West
Traditional County: Shetland
1855. 2-storey over laigh floor 5-bay former grain mill. Harled walls, projecting cills to windows.
S ELEVATION: centre bays of laigh floor obscured by modern lean-to conservatory, single storey rubble lean-to with single small window projecting in bay to outer right, infilled window in bay to outer left. Upper floors regularly fenestrated with modern 4-pane timber windows except for infilled window at ground in bay to outer left.
E GABLE: symmetrical, remains of rubble wheel pit projecting at laigh floor, 2 windows at ground with single 1st floor window centred above (all infilled), small louvered opening in gablehead.
N ELEVATION: laigh floor obscured; irregularly fenestrated with loading door at 1st floor in bay to outer left.
Bell-cast grey slate roof, ashlar skew copes with block skewputts and gablehead finials.
Weisdale was once Shetland's largest grain mill. It was converted to an Arts and Crafts centre by Richard Gibson in 1987 which included the addition of the conservatory and the installation of a contemporary interior.