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10 St Olaf's Wynd, Kirkwall

A Category C Listed Building in Kirkwall, Orkney Islands

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Latitude: 58.984 / 58°59'2"N

Longitude: -2.9571 / 2°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 345085

OS Northings: 1011158

OS Grid: HY450111

Mapcode National: GBR M42Z.L2M

Mapcode Global: WH7C4.KG23

Plus Code: 9CCVX2MV+J5

Entry Name: 10 St Olaf's Wynd, Kirkwall

Listing Name: 10 St Olaf's Wynd

Listing Date: 8 December 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 393123

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46012

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200393123

Location: Kirkwall

County: Orkney Islands

Town: Kirkwall

Electoral Ward: Kirkwall West and Orphir

Traditional County: Orkney

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Early to earlier 19th century with later alterations. 2-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan, crowstepped gabled symmetrical house as part of terraced pair. Harled. Bipartite windows at ground.

S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: architraved, modern, part-glazed timber-panelled door at ground in bay to centre; window at 1st floor above. Window at each floor in each bay flanking.

2- and 4-pane timber sash and case windows; rooflight, set to left to S pitch. Grey slate roof; stone ridge; harled, corniced gablehead stack to E; similar common stack to W; uPVC rainwater goods.

INTERIOR: not seen, 1998.

Statement of Interest

One of a pair of similar crowstepped gabled houses, (Number 8 to W, listed separately). The ground floor windows have been enlarged although the remainder remains relatively intact.

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