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Farnell Castle, Farnell

Description: Farnell Castle

Category: A
Date Listed: 11 June 1971
Historic Scotland Building ID: 11501

OS Grid Coordinates: 362429, 755488
Latitude/Longitude: 56.6896, -2.6150

Location: Farnell, Angus DD9 6UH

Locality: Farnell
County: Angus
Country: Scotland
Postcode: DD9 6UH

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Listing Text

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.

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

N.S.A. XI. 110.
C. & D. Arch. II. 501 (il & plan)


Source: Historic Scotland

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