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Latitude: 58.906 / 58°54'21"N
Longitude: -3.3019 / 3°18'6"W
OS Eastings: 325097
OS Northings: 1002807
OS Grid: HY250028
Mapcode National: GBR L566.44M
Mapcode Global: WH6B7.7DXX
Plus Code: 9CCRWM4X+C6
Entry Name: Westend, Whaness, Hoy
Listing Name: Hoy, West End
Listing Date: 16 September 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393667
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46378
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Hoy and Graemsay
County: Orkney Islands
Electoral Ward: Stromness and South Isles
Parish: Hoy And Graemsay
Traditional County: Orkney
Later to late 19th century with later alterations. Single storey, 3-bay, symmetrical rectangular-plan cottage, sited to E of former croft complex, (now derelict). Harl-pointed random rubble.
N (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: deep-set boarded door in bay to centre. Small window in each bay flanking.
S (REAR) ELEVATION: window set to outer left and right.
E AND W (GABLED) ELEVATIONS: blank; gablehead stacks above.
2-over-single-pane timber sash and case windows. Traditional graded stone tiled roof; stone ridge; stone skews; corniced rubble gablehead stacks.
INTERIOR; not seen, 1998.
An example of 19th century domestic architecture on Orkney which retains its small openings relative to wall area and its substantial stacks.