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Latitude: 54.9059 / 54°54'21"N
Longitude: -4.9452 / 4°56'42"W
OS Eastings: 211276
OS Northings: 560769
OS Grid: NX112607
Mapcode National: GBR GH5R.1K3
Mapcode Global: WH2S8.0YDG
Plus Code: 9C6QW343+9W
Entry Name: Gates And Boundary Walls, Gate Piers, Castle Kennedy, Lochinch Heritage Estate
Listing Name: Lochinch Heritage Estate, Castle Kennedy Gatepiers, Gates and Boundary Walls
Listing Date: 20 July 1972
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 342572
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB10159
Building Class: Cultural
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West
Traditional County: Wigtownshire
18th century. Square-plan corniced sandstone gatepiers; obelisk finials rest on ball-feet. Decorative 2-leaf iron gate, curved at apex. Coped rubble quadrant walls; additional piers (as described above) terminate to outer left and right.
Gatepiers and gates mark an impressive entrance to Castle Kennedy after crossing the adjacent Castle Kennedy bridge (see separate list descriptions). Other listings on the Lochinch Heritage Estate include Balker Farmhouse, Balker Lodge, Black Loch Boathouse, Black Stables Cottage, Canal Cottage, Castle Kennedy, Castle Kennedy Bridge, Castle Kennedy Lodge, Castle Kennedy Walled Garden, East Lodge, Garden Cottage, Ice House, Kennels, Kennel's House, Kitchen Garden, Lochinch Castle, Lochinch Stable Court, Main Lodge, Main Lodge gatepiers, gates and boundary walls, Old Parish Church, Old Parish Church graveyard, 3 Sundials and White Loch Boathouse.
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