This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 55.5665 / 55°33'59"N
Longitude: -3.8372 / 3°50'13"W
OS Eastings: 284242
OS Northings: 631841
OS Grid: NS842318
Mapcode National: GBR 14N2.2D
Mapcode Global: WH5T3.1C10
Plus Code: 9C7RH587+H4
Entry Name: Douglas Castle
Listing Name: Douglas Estate Douglas Castle
Listing Date: 12 January 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332054
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1449
Building Class: Cultural
County: South Lanarkshire
Electoral Ward: Clydesdale South
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Castle
Probably 17th century. Ruined 3-stage round tower, open at
south; original north tower of Douglas Castle (burned 1758)
and now only surviving fragment. Snecked stugged ashlar.
Altered large rectangular openings at each stage, some
blocked stages divided by band courses and capped by cornice.
Rough masonry where originally attached to castle.
Sir Walter Scott's "Castle Dangerous"
External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.
Other nearby listed buildings