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Lethendry Castle

A Category C Listed Building in Badenoch and Strathspey, Highland

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Latitude: 57.328 / 57°19'40"N

Longitude: -3.5227 / 3°31'21"W

OS Eastings: 308416

OS Northings: 827407

OS Grid: NJ084274

Mapcode National: GBR K9NC.52L

Mapcode Global: WH5JQ.V2QM

Plus Code: 9C9R8FHG+5W

Entry Name: Lethendry Castle

Listing Date: 20 December 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330554

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB334

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Cromdale, Inverallan and Advie

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Badenoch and Strathspey

Parish: Cromdale, Inverallan And Advie

Traditional County: Morayshire

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Probably later 16th century, small L-plan rubble castle;
entrance in shallow NW re-entrant angle; corbelled base of
re-entrant angle stair turrets survives with simple
incised decoration to bottom of 5 corbels.
Roofless and ruinous.

Statement of Interest

Jacobite fugitives found refuse at Lethendry after Battle

of the Haughs of Cromdale, 1690. Listing confined to castle

only and does not include abutting steading.

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