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Latitude: 59.3191 / 59°19'8"N
Longitude: -2.9901 / 2°59'24"W
OS Eastings: 343744
OS Northings: 1048500
OS Grid: HY437485
Mapcode National: GBR L4Z3.8YZ
Mapcode Global: XH8KG.C1B3
Entry Name: Pierowall, Cottage St Clair
Listing Date: 30 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395423
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47999
Building Class: Cultural
County: Orkney Islands
Electoral Ward: North Isles
Traditional County: Orkney
Mid-late 19th century. Single storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan cottage. Flagstone walls; slaister pointing. 20th century single storey, timber boarded extension to E on concrete plinth.
S (PRINCIPAL) ELEVATION: central door; flanking windows. Timber boarded extension to right; door to left; 3 windows to right.
E ELEVATION: window off centre to left.
N ELEVATION: 2 windows to right in extension; window to left.
W ELEVATION: plain gable wall.
INTERIOR: not seen, 2000.
Timber boarded doors; 12-pane and 4-pane timber sash and case windows to cottage. Pitched roof; large flagstones; coped gable end stacks; circular cans. Tarred asphalt roof to extension.
Circular cans: one to W stack, 2 to E stack Outbuilding to SE of cottage; lean-to roof; door to S. Outbuilding to S of cottage; lean-to roof; door to E.
A traditional vernacular building. Despite the later addition, the cottage retains its original 3-bay arrangement with traditional large stone slab roof. Further buildings (probably farm buildings) which were situated to the W of the cottage, were recently removed.
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