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Latitude: 55.8262 / 55°49'34"N
Longitude: -4.8824 / 4°52'56"W
OS Eastings: 219548
OS Northings: 662979
OS Grid: NS195629
Mapcode National: GBR 30.5TB2
Mapcode Global: WH2MT.ZT7D
Entry Name: Knock Castle Stable Block and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 29 August 1985
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 339119
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB7274
Building Class: Cultural
County: North Ayrshire
Electoral Ward: North Coast and Cumbraes
Traditional County: Ayrshire
Architect probably J T Rochead, circa 1852. U-plan stable
block, with screen wall to west enclosing glass-roofed
courtyard. Symmetrical west elevation: single storey;
coursed, stugged red ashlar with polished dressings: central 2-canted-arched carriage entrance flanked by 2 blind slits,
tripartites in outer bays; moulded coping of screen wall
raised and stepped over entrance, crenellated parapet to
outer bays with central diamond flues. All openings
Interior: 4 arcaded depressed arches to north and south
walls: stalls complete, with tiled walls.
Low quadrant wall stepped to slope; circular corniced
gatepiers have domed caps.
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