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Taynish House by Loch Sween

A Category B Listed Building in Mid Argyll, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.987 / 55°59'13"N

Longitude: -5.6481 / 5°38'53"W

OS Eastings: 172545

OS Northings: 683121

OS Grid: NR725831

Mapcode National: GBR DDFW.PNH

Mapcode Global: WH0JF.6SN5

Entry Name: Taynish House by Loch Sween

Listing Date: 20 July 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352473

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18431

Building Class: Cultural

Location: North Knapdale

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Mid Argyll

Parish: North Knapdale

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

18th century: probably incorporating 17th cent. work
Georgian L-plan. 2 storeys. Harled; slate and shingle
roofs. 2 large semi-circular bays to main block at
front and 1 at rear. Tower in re-entrant angle. Windows
have panelled internal shutters. Stone channel under house,
like a mill lade.

Statement of Interest

Domestic. Formerly the seat of MacNeils of Taynish late of

Campbell of Inverneil mansion.

Damaged by fire December 1955, and restored. Now empty.

B Group

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