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153 Howmore

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.302 / 57°18'7"N

Longitude: -7.384 / 7°23'2"W

OS Eastings: 75878

OS Northings: 836325

OS Grid: NF758363

Mapcode National: GBR 895F.0PX

Mapcode Global: WGV3J.KQ1K

Entry Name: 153 Howmore

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352918

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18772

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 19th century. Skye-type thatched cottage. Single storey; centre-doored 3-bay east front; single window on east wall. Rubble-built, with curved angles. End stacks; muran thatch roof, secured with ropes and stone weights.

Derelict outbuildings to south and to west.

Statement of Interest

Shown on 1st ed. O.S. (surveyed 1878). Photo (rear el) in F Thomson THE UISTS AND BARRA, 1974, p.9c Modernisation in hand, 1983.

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