Armadale Castle

Highland, Scotland

City/Town/Village: Ardvasar
District: Highland
County: Highland
Latitude/Longitude: 57.0726, -5.89484
Postcode: IV44 8RQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the castle)

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Armadale Castle is a Listed Building. Here's what the official description says about it:

James Gillespie (Graham), 1815-20; of this range only the entrance with flanking turrets and the stairs remain as ruins.
David Bryce, 1856-58. Tudor Gothic; sneck coursed tooled ashlar, ashlar dressings. Central recessed 3 storey, 3 bay block with crenellated towers of 4 storeys. Entrance in western re-entrant angle. 1st floor windows small 2 and 3 lights with cusped heads, remaining windows mostly 3 lights and mullioned; crenellation to towers corbelled; simple, near symmetrical window treatment at rear with central wall-head stack.
Small 2 storey, 2 bay addition with single storey wing to east; harled with ashlar dressings; 2 pedimented windows rise through eaves. End and ridge stacks; slate roof.

Information from British Listed Buildings


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