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Law Mount,motte & bailey 250m south west of High Castleton

A Scheduled Monument in Annick, East Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.6704 / 55°40'13"N

Longitude: -4.5282 / 4°31'41"W

OS Eastings: 241091

OS Northings: 644778

OS Grid: NS410447

Mapcode National: GBR 3F.HX94

Mapcode Global: WH3PX.DQXV

Entry Name: Law Mount,motte & bailey 250m SW of High Castleton

Scheduled Date: 31 December 1973

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3381

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Secular: bailey

Location: Stewarton

County: East Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Annick

Traditional County: Ayrshire


Early 19th century. Single storey 3-bay cottage, set on

slope, with basement, raised at front, and attic. Painted

rubble and margins. South elevation: steps, with twisted iron

balusters, spanning basement area, lead to round-headed

doorway with cavetto reveals, panelled door with fanlight.

12-pane sashes to outer bays and to basement. Central modern

flat-roofed tripartite dormer. Straight skews; corniced end

stacks; slate roof. Basement door in west gable; 3 windows to

north wall.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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