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Latitude: 57.4119 / 57°24'42"N
Longitude: -7.3043 / 7°18'15"W
OS Eastings: 81621
OS Northings: 848162
OS Grid: NF816481
Mapcode National: GBR 89C4.74G
Mapcode Global: WGW43.RYXT
Plus Code: 9C9JCM6W+Q7
Entry Name: 5, 6 Hacklet, South Uist, Lewis
Listing Name: Benbecula 5, 6 Hacklet
Listing Date: 24 April 1985
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352892
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18754
Building Class: Cultural
Location: South Uist
County: Na h-Eileanan Siar
Electoral Ward: Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath
Parish: South Uist
Traditional County: Inverness-shire
Probably 19th century. Skye-type thatched cottage. Single
storey; 4-bay irregular east front (central door, 3 windows);
2 west-facing windows. Rubble-built, thick walls with squared
angles. Off-centre axial and single end stack. Muran thatch
roof secured with ropes and stone weights.
Derelict outbuildings to north and to north east.
Shown on 1st ed. O.S. surveyed 1878) Possibly extended-4-bay
cottages are rare in South Uist Parish.