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Latitude: 56.0927 / 56°5'33"N
Longitude: -6.1896 / 6°11'22"W
OS Eastings: 139509
OS Northings: 696795
OS Grid: NR395967
Mapcode National: GBR CD3M.1P7
Mapcode Global: WGYFH.W4R2
Entry Name: Colonsay House, Kiloran.
Listing Date: 20 July 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 336404
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB5082
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Colonsay and Oronsay
County: Argyll and Bute
Electoral Ward: Kintyre and the Islands
Parish: Colonsay And Oronsay
Traditional County: Argyllshire
Dated 1722. Georgian. Oblong block linked by quadrant wings
to 2 outlying pavilions. Harled. Slate roofs. MAIN BLOCK:
2 storeys and attic; 3 windows wide. Piended roof with
platform top. Ashlar chimneys. Piended dormers. Gabled
porch; Palladian window. Inset over door inscribed "M.M./B.C.
PAVILIONS: 1 storey and attic. Piended roofs. Palladian
windows to fore-court. 1-storey flat-roofed additions at
rear of wings. Long 1-storey E. wings added to front
(c. 1830) and rear (c. 1890): Upper storey added (c. 1910)
forming a court.
Built on site of St. Oran's Chapel for Malcolm McNeill
(d. 1742), who had acquired Colonsay and Oransay from
Earl of Argyll 1701. Acquired by Donald Smith, 1st Baron