History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Dunvegan Castle, Skye

A Category B Listed Building in Eilean á Chèo, Highland

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 57.4485 / 57°26'54"N

Longitude: -6.59 / 6°35'24"W

OS Eastings: 124743

OS Northings: 849106

OS Grid: NG247491

Mapcode National: GBR B931.B8W

Mapcode Global: WGX5L.R12Q

Plus Code: 9C9MCCX5+CX

Entry Name: Dunvegan Castle, Skye

Listing Name: Dunvegan Castle Gatepiers

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 330806

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB502

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Duirinish

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Eilean á Chèo

Parish: Duirinish

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

Find accommodation in
Dunvegan

Description

1938. Pair square rubble crenellated gatepiers, with low
similar pier to pedestrian gateway. Crenellated scren walls.
bearing memorial plaque. Wrought iron pair gates, and
pedestrian gate, with Celtic decoration.

Statement of Interest

Gatepiers erected by tenants and Macleod clansmen in memory

of three Macleod brothers, Norman Magnus, Reginald and

Roderick.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.