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Harthill Castle

A Category A Listed Building in Insch, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.3161 / 57°18'57"N

Longitude: -2.522 / 2°31'19"W

OS Eastings: 368659

OS Northings: 825175

OS Grid: NJ686251

Mapcode National: GBR N94D.1C6

Mapcode Global: WH8NM.7CBS

Plus Code: 9C9V8F8H+C6

Entry Name: Harthill Castle

Listing Name: Harthill Castle

Listing Date: 24 November 1972

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349846

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16132

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Oyne

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: West Garioch

Parish: Oyne

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

Z plan Square tower at NE angle. Round tower at SW angle.
Rubble. Roofless. 4 storeys (lowest one vaulted). Remains of
gatehouse and of wall enclosing a court. 16th or early 17th cent.

Statement of Interest

Scheduled monument.

Harthill belonged to Leiths from 1531

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