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Cottage Byre, North Smerclate, South Uist

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

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Latitude: 57.1161 / 57°6'57"N

Longitude: -7.3665 / 7°21'59"W

OS Eastings: 75297

OS Northings: 815583

OS Grid: NF752155

Mapcode National: GBR 896X.GNW

Mapcode Global: WGV4H.TDBK

Plus Code: 9C9J4J8M+CC

Entry Name: Cottage Byre, North Smerclate, South Uist

Listing Name: North Smerclate Cottage Byre and Outbuildings

Listing Date: 15 January 1980

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352923

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18777

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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Probably 19th century. Skye-type thatched cottage with
outbuildings to south east. COTTAGE: centre-doored 3-bay east
front; squared and pinned rubble evenly-battered walls with
curved angles. 2 adjoined outbuildings, smaller now a tractor
shed with north-facing vehicle opening inserted. Muran thatch
roofs, secured with ropes and stone weights.

Statement of Interest

Unoccupied (1983) Shown on 1st ed O.S. (surveyed 1878).

The quality of the mason work is particularly good.

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