Caprington Castle

East Ayrshire, Scotland

City/Town/Village: Crosshouse
District: East Ayrshire
County: East Ayrshire
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5938, -4.52833
Postcode: KA2 0AZ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the castle)

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

Battlemented mansion erected circa 1820 by Sir William
Cuninghame, 4th Baronet, who gave it all its present
essential features but embodying a great deal of an
earlier fortress of which original drawings exist in
the possession of the owner dated 1797 - Principal
facade dominated by 4 storey splayed centre tower with
machicolations and parapet; sash windows, square
headed drip moulds; square corner turrets; porte-
cochere; stands on raised terrace with round corner
bastions - internal hall and staircase has groined
plaster ceiling and other Gothic decoration - walls of
dining room correspond with the "Keep" and original
turnpike stair is still extant

Information from British Listed Buildings


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