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Farnell Castle

A Category A Listed Building in Farnell, Angus

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.6896 / 56°41'22"N

Longitude: -2.615 / 2°36'53"W

OS Eastings: 362429

OS Northings: 755488

OS Grid: NO624554

Mapcode National: GBR VT.SNMY

Mapcode Global: WH8RN.S4Z0

Entry Name: Farnell Castle

Location: Farnell

County: Angus

Parish: Farnell

Locality: Brechin and Edzell

Traditional County: Angus

Listing Date: 11 June 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Building Class: Cultural

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB11501

Source ID: 344089

Description

Three-storey oblong, rubble and slate with gabletted
crowsteps, projecting guardrobes and corbelled remains of
gallery, east gable. Former residence of Bishops of Brechin,
altered and projecting stair tower added when secularised,
C.1566. Alms house 19th century.

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