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Terringzean Castle, Dumfries House Policies, Cumnock

Description: Terringzean Castle, Dumfries House Policies

Category: B
Date Listed: 14 April 1971
Historic Scotland Building ID: 14423

OS Grid Coordinates: 255564, 620506
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4570, -4.2856

Location: Cumnock, East Ayrshire KA18 1SE

Locality: Cumnock
County: East Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Postcode: KA18 1SE

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Listing Text

Ruin in grounds of Dumfries House; stands on the summit of a
high steep bank beside river Lugar - Only a portion of the
ancient tower remains built of large square stones in
courses, with a double splayed base.

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.

C and D Ach. Vol. V. pp 352-3 plan fig. 1458 Paterson's
History of Ayrshire Vol. ii page 357


Source: Historic Scotland

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