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Latitude: 59.3682 / 59°22'5"N
Longitude: -2.418 / 2°25'4"W
OS Eastings: 376342
OS Northings: 1053619
OS Grid: HY763536
Mapcode National: GBR N3DZ.709
Mapcode Global: XH9S1.VSBK
Plus Code: 9CFV9H9J+7R
Entry Name: Barrenha, North Ronaldsay
Listing Name: North Ronaldsay, Barren Ha
Listing Date: 16 September 1999
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 393684
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB46391
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Cross and Burness
County: Orkney Islands
Electoral Ward: North Isles
Parish: Cross And Burness
Traditional County: Orkney
Single storey, 2-bay, rectangular-plan asymmetrical cottage with lean-to addition to S. Detached single storey 5-bay rectangular-plan asymmetrical byre sited to SW of cottage. Random rubble.
S (PRICIPAL) ELEVATION: window in lean-to addition to centre; window in left return; boarded door in right return. Window in bay to left.
N (REAR) ELEVATION: window in each bay of 2-bay lean-to in bay to left. Blocked door in lean-to in bay to right.
W (SIDE) ELEVIAONT: widow set to left; gablehead stack above. Door in lean-to addition to outer left.
Timber-framed windows. Traditional Orkney flagstone roof; rubble corniced gablehead stacks.
INTERIOR: box beds extant; timber chimneypiece.
A traditional Orkney cottage, remarkably retaining its original timber-panelled box beds. Further interest is added by the Orkney flagstone roof found both on the cottage and on the byre.
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