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- Date Added
- Local Authority
- Shetland Islands
- Planning Authority
- Shetland Islands
- HU 68895 71702
- 468895, 1171702
Early 19th century. Single storey 2-bay shop with shed adjoining gable to E, and single storey 4-bay symmetrical store sited to NW. Random rubble walls.
SHOP: lean-to porch in bay to left and window in bay to right of principal (N) elevation. Single window to right in gable end; coped gablehead stack with circular can. Single window to right of centre at rear elevation. Enlarged, gabled, rubble and brick shed sharing gable.
STORE: symmetrical, vertically-boarded timber doors in bays flanking centre, square window to outer bays. Blank gables and rear elevation.
Modern timber windows. Corrugated sheet cladding to shop; felted roof to store; rubble skews to both.
Statement of Special Interest
The large shed adjoining the shop appears to have been built on the walls of a slightly taller gabled building of similar width to the shop, and with a lean-to addition. Despite this alteration, the shop and store remain an historic part of the harbour scene.
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