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Duntrune Castle by Loch Crinan

A Category B Listed Building in Kilmartin, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 56.1019 / 56°6'6"N

Longitude: -5.5493 / 5°32'57"W

OS Eastings: 179363

OS Northings: 695576

OS Grid: NR793955

Mapcode National: GBR DDPL.6X4

Mapcode Global: WH0HW.QWNM

Entry Name: Duntrune Castle by Loch Crinan

Listing Date: 20 July 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 344084

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB11496

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Kilmartin

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Mid Argyll

Parish: Kilmartin

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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c.1600, incorporating some walls of 13th century Castle.
Traditional. L-plan. 2 storey and attics.
Rubble; gabled slate roofs; dormers Crow-steps. Turnpike
stair in re-entrant angles; with entrance.
Interior modernised: vaulted ground floor. High curtain wall:
13th century; crenellated; coat of arms dated '1851' above

Statement of Interest

Seat of Malcolms of Poltalloch. Acquired from Campbells of

Duntroon and of Oib (in N. Knapdale) 1792. Renovated, <>

interior re-decorated 1954.

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