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Inverawe House

A Category B Listed Building in Oban North and Lorn, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.4349 / 56°26'5"N

Longitude: -5.2102 / 5°12'36"W

OS Eastings: 202173

OS Northings: 731591

OS Grid: NN021315

Mapcode National: GBR FCJQ.073

Mapcode Global: WH1HM.YJ38

Entry Name: Inverawe House

Listing Date: 20 July 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335981

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4699

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Ardchattan and Muckairn

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn

Parish: Ardchattan And Muckairn

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

Old house restored 1913-14 by Sir Robert Lorimer. 3-storey
tower with corbie-step-gables and corbelled angle turrets.
2-storey gabled additions with moulded architrave at rear
door. Harled. Slated roofs. Has been altered recently.

Statement of Interest

Belonged to Campbells of Inverawe. Major Campbell (who say

the famous ghost was killed at Ticonderoga 1758 his son

Alexander was wounded there 1762; his daughter sold

Inverawe to Campbells of Menzie, Perthsire. House fell into

decay. Acquired by James Currie 1912 and restored for him.

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