Scottish Castles Association

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Castles in their Past and Present State

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auchans castle

Auchans Castle (Ayr) - Past & Present

Classed as 'Category A' Charles McKean considers Auchans as amongst the premier 'chateaux' in Scotland.

Date added: 26 Jan 2012
barcaldine castle

Barcaldine Castle (Argyll) - Past & Present

Barcaldine Castle was built between 1601 and 1608 and is an excellent example of a vaulted, L shaped tower of the period.

Date added: 26 Jan 2012
eliock house

Eliock House (Dumfries) - Past & Present

Much altered 17th C house incorporating a vaulted, gun looped 16th c tower house. This wing (that hidden by the trees) is now semi-ruinous due to fire damage.

Date added: 26 Jan 2012
fa side castle

Fa'side Castle (East Lothian) - Past & Present

Originally a 15th century tower of 4 four storeys of which the topmost was vaulted. Fa'side suffered badly at the Battle of Pinkie (1547) after which it was enlarged.

Date added: 19 Jan 2012
Stonebyres Castle

Stonebyres Castle (Lanarkshire) - Past & Present

Stonebyres Castle, Lanarkshire. A imposing 15th century castle of a stretched plan built above a ravine and much added to in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Date added: 19 Jan 2012
Castlemilk Castle

Castlemilk Castle (Lanarkshire) - Past & Present

Castlemilk Castle, Lanarkshire was an oblong tower house of the 15th century occupying a prominent position with extensive views across the Clyde Valley.

Date added: 19 Jan 2012
Carnock House

Carnock House (Airth, Stirling) - Past & Present

This is a real find - a real treasure! Carnock House was a mid 16th century elongated tower house with two stair turrets on the entrance side.

Date added: 18 Jan 2012
Carnwath Motte

Carnwath Motte (Lanark) - Past & Present

Carnwath Church was built by William de Somerville before 1165 on which date he gifted it to Glasgow.

Date added: 18 Jan 2012

Hatton Castle (Angus) - Past & Present

Built in 1575 on the Z-plan, Hatton comprises an oblong block with a square tower at each of the NE and SW angles; there is a circular turret in the re-entrant angle of the NE tower.

Date added: 09 Jan 2012

Boghall Castle (Lanarkshire) - Past & Present

Boghall Castle, Lanarkshire 1870 (it collapsed shortly afterwards) and now. The ruins were conserved after the collapse - a little too late ...

Date added: 09 Jan 2012