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71 Kenneth Street, Stornoway, Lewis

A Category C Listed Building in Steòrnabhagh a Deas, Na h-Eileanan Siar

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Coordinates

Latitude: 58.211 / 58°12'39"N

Longitude: -6.3881 / 6°23'17"W

OS Eastings: 142354

OS Northings: 933091

OS Grid: NB423330

Mapcode National: GBR B7M0.SWL

Mapcode Global: WGY2Y.VW76

Plus Code: 9CCM6J66+CQ

Entry Name: 71 Kenneth Street, Stornoway, Lewis

Listing Name: 67-71 (Odd Nos) Kenneth Street

Listing Date: 1 February 1993

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 388049

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB41709

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Stornoway

County: Na h-Eileanan Siar

Town: Stornoway

Electoral Ward: Steòrnabhagh a Deas

Traditional County: Ross-shire

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Description

Early 19th century in appearance. Pair adjoining centre-doored 2-storey 3-bay houses with rear wing extending from common gable. Harled, painted ashlar margins, slate roofs. End stacks. Skylights close to roof rifge indicate attic rooms inside.

HOUSE TO LEFT (No 71): recessed panelled door with decorative rectangular fanlight; sash windows with 12-pane glazing pattern. Single gable window fronting Scotland Street (i.e. north) at each level, enlarged/slapped-out window at ground with only centre astragals (ie 4-pane glazing). HOUSE TO RIGHT (Nos 67-69): painted at ground floor, original centre door, bipartite shop window either side and single window at extreme left all alternations; Building appears to have been raised several masonry courses, 1st floor windows reach up to eaves and have modern glazing. Rear forestair in re-entrant angle of wing - latter has irregular fenestration, mostly small-paned; lower-pitch and tile-covered roof integrated with main roof, end stack at intersection.

Statement of Interest

B Group.

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