My favourite part of the ruined house at Quoygrew is the garden path of the 13th to 16th Century house. What a stunning position it has. Imagine stepping out from your brand new house 700 years ago through the low doorway under your turf roof and walking down this paved and walled garden path and looking out across the sea. Stunning.
Westray Coast 50 – Day Two My adventures on the second of five days walking the entire coast of Westray. read more
Sitting in a stall of hay at Quoygrew A dirt floor. A stone hearth. An open fire. No glass or windows. A turf roof. Stone stalls with hay… read more