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Latitude: 57.8717 / 57°52'18"N
Longitude: -4.1349 / 4°8'5"W
OS Eastings: 273465
OS Northings: 888912
OS Grid: NH734889
Mapcode National: GBR J75X.LP0
Mapcode Global: WH4DL.GD7T
Entry Name: Skibo Castle Swimming Pool
Listing Date: 7 March 1984
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 330975
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB601
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: East Sutherland and Edderton
Traditional County: Sutherland
Circa 1900. Ashlar, gabled frontage housing changing rooms with projecting crowstepped porch and crenellated entrance, decorative crowstepped gable ends with large lunette sub-divided with smaller windows. From this extends swimming pool of 7 buttressed bays, each filled by round headed tripartites; canted 5 sided south end.
Continuous string course and moulded eaves cornice; glazed roof to pool; slated with polygonal ridge ventilator to changing rooms.
Tiles and chequer paved interior surround pool.
Was occasionally fitted with temporary wooden floor covering pool to serve as ballroom.
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