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Latitude: 57.2044 / 57°12'15"N
Longitude: -2.5164 / 2°30'58"W
OS Eastings: 368900
OS Northings: 812743
OS Grid: NJ689127
Mapcode National: GBR X2.QSD5
Mapcode Global: WH8P6.95ZV
Entry Name: Cluny Castle
Listing Date: 16 April 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 333923
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2949
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Westhill and District
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
John Smith 1836-40 incorporating Z-plan castle of 1604 (probably by I. Bol) refaced and largely refenestrated at W. 3 storey, towers 4/5 storey. Castellated ashlar neo-Tudor with corbelled angle features crenellated parapets and machicolated round towers; symmetrical front with porch of 3 semi-elliptical arches between twin towers of which
western is of 1604 with completely rebuilt top. Back wings enclosing court, large neo-perpendicular chapel with apse and stone tracery. Interior Graeco-Renaissance:- octagonal entrance hall with red granite antae, spectacular stair-case with carved wooden balustrade panels, 1st floor and corridor Corinthian; rich plasterwork in drawing room; notable
circular room with tent ceiling.
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