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Latitude: 55.8552 / 55°51'18"N
Longitude: -3.519 / 3°31'8"W
OS Eastings: 305008
OS Northings: 663488
OS Grid: NT050634
Mapcode National: GBR 30VQ.YX
Mapcode Global: WH5RW.X3G5
Entry Name: Wester Murieston, Murieston Castle
Listing Date: 22 January 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352483
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18441
Building Class: Cultural
Location: Mid Calder
County: West Lothian
Electoral Ward: Livingston South
Parish: Mid Calder
Traditional County: Midlothian
16th cent. Keep rebuilt and drastically restored 1824
to make a picturesque ruin. Oblong. 2 storeys. Random rubble.
Roofless circular turret on wall-head. Water-spouts. Pointed
windows. Fore-stair to upper storey. Double doorway (inset
inscribed 'I.K./I.A.B./1824' bearing medallion with arms in
spandrel) On ground floor, interior gutted, with earthen
Restored for John Keir who bought Wester Murieston in 1819.
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