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Latitude: 55.5688 / 55°34'7"N
Longitude: -5.5013 / 5°30'4"W
OS Eastings: 179348
OS Northings: 636137
OS Grid: NR793361
Mapcode National: GBR DFSZ.YQP
Mapcode Global: WH0LM.G9K6
Entry Name: Torrisdale Castle
Listing Date: 20 July 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352438
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18396
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Saddell and Skipness
County: Argyll and Bute
Electoral Ward: Kintyre and the Islands
Parish: Saddell And Skipness
Traditional County: Argyllshire
Earlier 19th century. J GILLESPIE GRAHAM Castellated. 2 storeys and basement. Ashlar. Piended slate roofs behind crenellated blocking course. Square moulded chimneys. Square and octagonal towers.
Lancets and Gothic windows; hood-mouldings. 2-wings in same style added at ends. (c.1900). Terrace, with steps, at rear. Retaining walls, with flat coping, to Terrace and in front of Castle.
Attributable to J GILLESPIE GRAHAM on stylistic grounds.
Seat of MacAlister - Halls of Torrisdale.
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