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Lethendy Tower

A Category B Listed Building in Strathtay, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.5593 / 56°33'33"N

Longitude: -3.3999 / 3°23'59"W

OS Eastings: 314053

OS Northings: 741695

OS Grid: NO140416

Mapcode National: GBR V7.NL47

Mapcode Global: WH6PL.RD5D

Entry Name: Lethendy Tower

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 343822

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB11243

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Lethendy

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Strathtay

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Description

L-plan, 3-storey, rubble tower; vaulted ground floor, later buttresses; upper parts altered. Round arched doorway, now inside, with Heron panel and date 1678 (weathered). Staircase repaired with two tomb slabs, one gothic, headless bas-relief figure, other romanesque or earlier, 2 figures in lower half, 2 figure group above with harp, horn and dog. South front of south wing refaced, large towered mansion added Andrew Heiton, archt. 1884.

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