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Latitude: 56.4666 / 56°27'59"N
Longitude: -4.3119 / 4°18'42"W
OS Eastings: 257663
OS Northings: 732892
OS Grid: NN576328
Mapcode National: GBR HCQM.HM8
Mapcode Global: WH3L4.QQXH
Entry Name: Killin, Kinnell, Lion Gatepiers on West Drive (3rd of 4 Pairs)
Listing Date: 5 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 340384
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB8282
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Trossachs and Teith
Traditional County: Perthshire
Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park Planning Authority
This is the 3rd and inner-most set of gatepiers set on the West drive to Kinnell House (see other listings). They form an important part of the procession to the house. Dating from the 18th century they are circular and composed of rubble stone with flat tops mounted with crouching lions reputed to be of oriental origin.
Part of a B-group with 1st set of Urn Gatepiers on West Drive, Kinnell Urn Gatepiers on West Drive, Yellow Cottage, Ball Finial Gatepiers on South Drive, Kinnell House including Walled Garden and Ancillary Buildings, Kinnell House Steading, Kinnell House Ice House.
Category changed B to C(S), 4 May 2006.
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