Live /

In light of COVID-19, all visitor attractions, depots and offices are temporarily closed and staff are working from home. Stay home, stay safe and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future Find out more

x

Archives and Research

Inform Guide: Thatched Roofs

Cover page featuring a photograph of a thatched roof

This INFORM guide describes the different types and uses of thatch as a roofing material on traditional/vernacular buildings. 

The guide also offers guidance on repair and maintenance techniques.

  • Audiences:

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
  • Date Published:

    24 May 2018
  • Publication Types:

    Technical, Advice & Guidance, INFORM Guide
  • Author(s):

    Historic Environment Scotland

  • Format(s):

    Download PDF

    Thatched Roofs (600.19 KB)
  • Language:

    English
  • Subjects:

    Architecture

Share