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Craignish Castle the Steading

A Category B Listed Building in Mid Argyll, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.1562 / 56°9'22"N

Longitude: -5.5895 / 5°35'22"W

OS Eastings: 177182

OS Northings: 701751

OS Grid: NM771017

Mapcode National: GBR DDLF.SLM

Mapcode Global: WH0HP.3JMF

Entry Name: Craignish Castle the Steading

Listing Date: 21 June 1982

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 336319

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB5003

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Craignish

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Mid Argyll

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

Dated 1770 and 1890. Courtyard block of one storey farm
buildings. Rubble walls, droved dressings, angle margins,
moulded eaves, slate roofs with skew gables, corbelled
chimneys to outer gables. Symmetrical south front with
pavilion ends and advanced centre bay, octagonal finial
on incised pedestal (CC 1890) and weathervane over, tall
elliptical carriage arch surmounted by pierced quatrefoil.
Sash windows with raised margins and glazing bars. One
storey plus hayloft ranges behind outer gables, arched
pend on east side with incised keystone (1770 J C and C C).
Walls of north range with fine cross-shaped "arrow slits"
for ventilation.

Statement of Interest

Adjacent to Craignish Castle

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