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Tom a'Chaisteal,dun,Teatle Water

A Scheduled Monument in Oban North and Lorn, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 56.3785 / 56°22'42"N

Longitude: -5.0147 / 5°0'52"W

OS Eastings: 213947

OS Northings: 724767

OS Grid: NN139247

Mapcode National: GBR 02.21FP

Mapcode Global: WH1HX.YY62

Entry Name: Tom a'Chaisteal,dun,Teatle Water

Scheduled Date: 22 December 1978

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM4209

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: dun

Location: Glenorchy and Inishail

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban North and Lorn

Traditional County: Argyllshire


Dated 1792. Symmetrical 2-storey, 3-bay farmhouse with

pedimented low flanking wings. Rubble-built with ashlar

dressings, painted window margins. S elevation: architraved

round-headed doorway (modern door), with dated keystone,

behind glazed large modern porch; windows all sashes with

4-pane glazing pattern; eaves/lintel band; cornice; straight

skews; end stacks; slate roofs. Wings have recessed linking

bays; bipartite inserted left. Rear outshot to farm courtyard

with main roof swept over.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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