Moniack Castle

Highland, Scotland

City/Town/Village: Kirkhill
District: Highland
County: Highland
Latitude/Longitude: 57.4597, -4.41543
Postcode: IV5 7PR
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the castle)

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

Small L-plan tower house of circa 1600, with various
subsequent additions including crenellated wallhead to
tower by James Smith, 1804 and re-cast E frontage, 1830-40.
Harled with polished and tooled ashlar margins and dressings.
Entrance in base of tower in SE re-entrant anlge; simple
square headed door-way moulded ashlar jambs and heavily
studded plank door. Wing to left with early fenestration,
some windows with plain chamfers and iron windows yetts of
circa 1600.
2-storey, symmetrical 3-bay NW frontage with centre door and
wide flanking bowed bays rising full height to bowed
piended roof, each bay with 3 windows in ground and 1st
floor. Centre door with simple Roman Doric columned portico.
Varied glazing to sash and case windows; slate roofs.
Interior; low ceilinged Roman Catholic chapel immediately
left in entrance; attentuated Ionic pilastered reredos. Wide
wheel stair rises in tower, floors at various levels.

Information from British Listed Buildings


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