Drum Castle

Aberdeenshire, Scotland

City/Town/Village: Garlogie
District: Aberdeenshire
County: Aberdeenshire
Latitude/Longitude: 57.095, -2.33795
Postcode: AB31 5EY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the castle)

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

Tower c 1280-1300, 53' x 40' x 70' high rubble-built with rounded corners, corbelled original battlements. Vaulted basement, two vaults above both originally divided by timber floors; wheel stair 1st floor to battlements; hall and solar provided with inner plaster vault and fitted out as library c 1840. Large 2-storey and basement (E. part 3-storey and basement) mansion added, main front faces S. with square angle towers,
harled, sculptured dormer heads: Centre architraved doorpiece inserted, steps to main floor and main floor windows enlarged c 1800. Courtyard with brewhouse at NE and original gateway in W. wall. New courtyard entrance, staircase and corridors added to N side of 1619 wing, NW part of courtyard rebuilt with new N gateway and angle tower David Bryce 1875.

Information from British Listed Buildings


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