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South Lochboisdale Boisdale House and Post Office

A Category B Listed Building in Barraigh, Bhatarsaigh, Eirisgeigh agus Uibhist a Deas, Na h-Eileanan Siar

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.1369 / 57°8'12"N

Longitude: -7.3383 / 7°20'17"W

OS Eastings: 77184

OS Northings: 817765

OS Grid: NF771177

Mapcode National: GBR 898V.PL4

Mapcode Global: WGW5G.7WT3

Entry Name: South Lochboisdale Boisdale House and Post Office

Listing Date: 15 January 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352878

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18743

Building Class: Cultural

Location: South Uist

County: Na h-Eileanan Siar

Electoral Ward: Barraigh, Bhatarsaigh, Eirisgeigh agus Uibhist a Deas

Parish: South Uist

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Description

Probably mostly built first half of 19th century. Single storey with attics; 3 ranges in U-plan around courtyard. Rubble-built; part harled, particularly courtyard and west elevations and south gables.

West elevation: 3 southern bays, inner advanced and gabled with end stacks, 2 additional bays to left. East range: east elevation with 3 single storey bays and 3 (taller) bays with windows at attic level only;

forestair to courtyard. North range with Post Office, central south-facing door between 2 windows. Small-paned sash windows; slate roofs. Outbuildings to east and to south-west.

Statement of Interest

Not shown on 1805 map by William Bald (S.R.O. RHP 3074).

Up-graded C(S) TO B 22-September,1995

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