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Latitude: 54.7881 / 54°47'17"N
Longitude: -4.1006 / 4°6'2"W
OS Eastings: 265021
OS Northings: 545710
OS Grid: NX650457
Mapcode National: GBR JJ71.QCW
Mapcode Global: WH4WH.ZXH8
Plus Code: 9C6QQVQX+6P
Entry Name: Balmangan Tower
Listing Name: Balmangan Tower at Balmangan Farm
Listing Date: 4 November 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 334430
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3391
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens
Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire
Tagged with: Tower house
Simple rectangular tower probably of 16th century date.
Ruinous above ground floor level used now as storage/cellar
to adjoining Balmangan farmhouse. Rubble built with enlarged
openings to ground: door to E, later blocked arched cart
entrance to S. Vaulted basement with wheel stair to NE angle.
No other features of note survive, Balmangan farmhouse
adjoins to N.
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