Fetteresso Castle

Aberdeenshire, Scotland

City/Town/Village: Dunnottar
District: Aberdeenshire
County: Aberdeenshire
Latitude/Longitude: 56.9604, -2.26033
Postcode: AB39 3UP
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the castle)

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

John Paterson 1808, substantial additions and alterations, incorporating part of castle rebuilt 1671. Dismantled 1954. Extensive, picturesque towered and turretted, battlemented, 3-storey mansion. Roughly squared rubble with polished ashlar dressings. L-plan with service court in re-entrant angle. Large octagonal entrance tower at E with projecting buttressed porch and pointed arched entrance. Various intermediate turrets on long elevations, some enclosing stairs. Variety of windows, some hood-moulded, some bipartite. Ranges between angle tower and 1st tower to N and S with string course at wallhead (continued across towers) and battlemented.

Information from British Listed Buildings


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