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Latitude: 59.0333 / 59°1'59"N
Longitude: -2.9095 / 2°54'34"W
OS Eastings: 347894
OS Northings: 1016609
OS Grid: HY478166
Mapcode National: GBR M45V.PVL
Mapcode Global: WH7BZ.86RT
Plus Code: 9CFV23MR+85
Entry Name: 23 Balfour Village, Shapinsay
Listing Name: 23 and 24 Balfour Village
Listing Date: 9 December 1977
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 354319
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB19897
Building Class: Cultural
County: Orkney Islands
Electoral Ward: North Isles
Traditional County: Orkney
Mid 19th century. pair 2 storey 4 bay buildings with
gable ends to road, placed behind free standing gate piers
to Balfour Castle, in position of lodges. Both have ends
with canted angles, corbelled to square at 1st floor.
No 23 harled, No 21 roughly coursed rubble.
Gable ends with bipartites at ground, single lights above.
Irregular fenestration on side elevations fronting
drive, each house with 2 wallhead stacks. Entrance on
elevation away from drive. Graded slate roofs.
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