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Latitude: 60.2274 / 60°13'38"N
Longitude: -1.5699 / 1°34'11"W
OS Eastings: 423923
OS Northings: 1149307
OS Grid: HU239493
Mapcode National: GBR Q1GP.Z8Z
Mapcode Global: XHD2T.Y6BC
Entry Name: Walls, Voe House
Listing Date: 18 October 1977
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352690
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18610
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Walls and Sandness
County: Shetland Islands
Electoral Ward: Shetland West
Parish: Walls And Sandness
Traditional County: Shetland
18th century. 2-storey 3-bay symmetrical double house, once part of 11-bay terrace comprising single storey and attic 3-bay shop adjoining N gable, and (now ruinous) 2-storey 3-bay house to S gable with single storey 2-bay flat-roofed byre adjoining in turn to S. Harled rubble walls.
DOUBLE HOUSE: symmetrical, 3-bay E elevation comprising pair of vertically-boarded timber doors with fanlights centred at ground, windows in flanking bays, regular fenestration at 1st floor.
SHOP: entrance door in centre bay with margined 4-pane fixed-lights in flanking bays. Small square 4-pane window to right in gablehead.
COTTAGE AND BYRE: 3 widely-spaced bays to E elevation, upper floor mostly missing, door and window respectively to right and left bays of byre at left.
9, 12, and 16-pane timber sash and case windows to double cottage. Purple-grey slate roofs to double cottage and shop with harled skew copes (wide to S gable). Harled rubble gablehead stacks with stone copes and circular cans.
Set high above the harbour, these cottages form an interesting and historic focus in Walls.
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