16. The Broch House

Borve, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, HS3 3HT

Type:Architectural Trail

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Inspired by Scottish coastal Iron Age buildings, it is probably the first broch built in the UK since the Roman era. 21st century comforts in what could be an ancient ruin. Designed by Stuart Bagshaw. 

Private residence, please view from the road.

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  1. Remains of an Iron Age broch at NG032 940 near the village of Borve.

    0.71 miles away
  2. Translated from Gaelic, Talla na Mara means the Centre by the sea. Overlooking Niseabost…

    0.72 miles away

  3. Photograph © David Wilson

    The book The Lewis Man starts with the body of a perfectly…

    0.8 miles away
  1. Remains of chambered cairn

    0.94 miles away
  2. Talla Na Mara sits opposite Niseaboist beach, famed for its views across the sound of…

    0.98 miles away
  3. Traigh Noisaboist (Nisabost) is a spectacular west coast beach with extensive views…

    1.17 miles away
  4. This standing stone appears now as a single monolith overlooking one of the most…

    1.28 miles away
  5. Standing stone overlooking the beach near the village of Horgabost .

    1.33 miles away
  6. Bag Steinigidh lies between Scarasta and Borve on the west coast of Harris.

    1.36 miles away
  7. Traigh Seilebost is a beautiful sandy beach on the south side of Traigh Luskentyre.

    1.81 miles away
  8. Seilebost is a small crofting village on the coast road along the west side of Harris.

    1.96 miles away
  9. The corncrake is a rare but characteristic Machair species, a similar shape, size and…

    2.14 miles away
  10. Frog Orchid, Northern Marsh Orchid, Early Marsh Orchid, Greater Twayblade, and Lesser…

    2.14 miles away
  11. The Sound of Taransay lies between the main west coast of Harris and the beautiful island…

    2.42 miles away
  12. Facing out into the Atlantic Traigh Scarasta has dramatic views over the Sound of…

    2.61 miles away
  13. Large Diving water bird present on the Harris coastline throughout the winter

    2.61 miles away
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