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Branxholme Castle

A Category A Listed Building in Hawick, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.396 / 55°23'45"N

Longitude: -2.8471 / 2°50'49"W

OS Eastings: 346443

OS Northings: 611667

OS Grid: NT464116

Mapcode National: GBR 86K1.DH

Mapcode Global: WH7XM.7MHP

Entry Name: Branxholme Castle

Listing Date: 16 March 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 346881

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13686

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Hawick

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Hawick and Hermitage

Traditional County: Roxburghshire

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Description

As it stood in 1544, Branxholme consisted of a tower and
barmkin. Reconstituted after demolition in 1570 with
buildings on north and south side of a courtyard; of this
arrangement there survives the main range on the south side
obscured by additions of 1790 and later.

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