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Ardchattan Priory

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

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Latitude: 56.4625 / 56°27'45"N

Longitude: -5.2949 / 5°17'41"W

OS Eastings: 197099

OS Northings: 734911

OS Grid: NM970349

Mapcode National: GBR FC9M.WYZ

Mapcode Global: WH1HD.MTTM

Plus Code: 9C8PFP74+22

Entry Name: Ardchattan Priory

Listing Name: Ardchattan House

Listing Date: 20 July 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 335996

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB4715

Building Class: Cultural

Also known as: Ardchattan Priory, priory, burial ground and carved stones

ID on this website: 200335996

Location: Ardchattan and Muckairn

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn

Parish: Ardchattan And Muckairn

Traditional County: Argyllshire

Tagged with: House Garden Priory

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MAIN BLOCK: Conventual buildings of Priory altered c.1600
and later. 2 1/2 storeys. Random rubble. Gabled. Slated
roof. Dormers. Interior: Prior's Room. Dining Room (Refectory).
has 15th Cent. open timbers ceiling and wall preserved
pulpit. ADDITIONS at rear (on site of Cloisters and Nave)
and at W. end: 1852. Scots Baronial style. 1 1/2 and 2 storeys.
Include greater part of M. wall of nave.

Statement of Interest

Alexander Campbell, last (commendatory) prior (1580-1602)

received charter of lands of Priory 1602 and converted

conventual buildings into his seat.

Scheduled Ancient Monument.

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