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Hass,fort,700m NNW of Glenhead

A Scheduled Monument in Dee and Glenkens, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.8597 / 54°51'34"N

Longitude: -3.9232 / 3°55'23"W

OS Eastings: 276647

OS Northings: 553349

OS Grid: NX766533

Mapcode National: GBR 1D17.FQ

Mapcode Global: WH4WD.Q30T

Entry Name: Hass,fort,700m NNW of Glenhead

Scheduled Date: 6 January 1938

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1076

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: fort (includes hill and promontory fort)

Location: Rerrick

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire


Mid 19th century. Single storey and dormerless attic,

4-bay building comprising 2 2-bay cottages. Rubble,

harled gable, contrasting painted margins. Paired centre

entrances with modern door (left) and panelled door with

cushioned centre cross-rail (right). Single ground floor

window in seaward gable, dormerless attic window in each

gable; mainly 4-pane glazing. Coped end stacks; slate roof

with loft roof lights.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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