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Latitude: 58.91 / 58°54'35"N
Longitude: -2.9087 / 2°54'31"W
OS Eastings: 347754
OS Northings: 1002873
OS Grid: HY477028
Mapcode National: GBR M555.Q8F
Mapcode Global: WH7CK.994W
Plus Code: 9CCVW35R+XG
Entry Name: Smithy, Holm
Listing Name: Smithy Cottage, Including Former Smithy and Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 16 September 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393679
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46385
Building Class: Cultural
County: Orkney Islands
Electoral Ward: East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray
Traditional County: Orkney
Mid 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay symmetrical, rectangular-plan former Smithy's cottage. Harled.
E (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: part-glazed timber panelled door with letterbox fanlight in bay to centre. Window in each bay flanking.
N AND S (SIDE) ELEVATIONS: blank gabled walls.
4-pane timber sash and case windows. Graded grey stone tiles; stone ridge; small rooflights to E pitch; harled, corniced gablehead stacks; concrete skews; cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen, 1997.
FORMER SMITHY: rectangular-plan harl-pointed former smithy (now converted as garage) sited to S of cottage with modern addition abutting to S. Large square-headed entrance in E elevation to original block; graded grey stone tiles; corrugated iron roof to addition; concrete skews; predominantly cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: converted as garage.
A relatively intact survivor of a smithy and accompanying cottage. There does not appear to be such a complete example anywhere else in the vicinity.