The Black Shed, Isle of Skye

A very fine, sustainable and energy-efficient outcome

The Black Shed, Isle of Skye
The Black Shed, Isle of Skye Credit: David Barbour

Mary Arnold-Forster Architect for private client

Contract value: Confidential

GIA: 116m2

Initially the panel anticipated that this might be just another of this now frequently used building form in the western extremes of the Scottish countryside. It was apparent however when they visited that this building was elevated to a higher level. The immaculate standard of detailing, both internal and external, demonstrated that the client-architect team had worked hard to deliver a very fine, sustainable and energy efficient outcome. Beautifully simple in conception, painstakingly delivered.

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