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Unenclosed settlement, 315m east of Dovecot Cottage

A Scheduled Monument in Monifieth and Sidlaw, Angus

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Latitude: 56.4871 / 56°29'13"N

Longitude: -3.0957 / 3°5'44"W

OS Eastings: 332620

OS Northings: 733313

OS Grid: NO326333

Mapcode National: GBR VG.KBTL

Mapcode Global: WH6Q4.F62R

Entry Name: Unenclosed settlement, 315m E of Dovecot Cottage

Scheduled Date: 14 November 1996

Last Amended: 11 October 2021

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM6508

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: hut circle, roundhouse

Location: Fowlis Easter

County: Angus

Electoral Ward: Monifieth and Sidlaw

Traditional County: Perthshire


18th century, altered with later porch feature. 2-storey 3-window ochre harl with margins and pantiled.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Statement of Scheduling

The monument is of national importance because of its potential to contribute to our understanding of prehistoric settlement and economy. Its importance is enhanced by its proximity to sites of potentially contemporary date.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


No Bibliography entries for this designation

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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