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Record details

ID:MHG700
Type of record:Building
Name:Keiss Castle
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Photographs from old listed building file  © Highland CouncilOld Council listed building record (for up to date description see link to Historic Scotland's website)  © Highland Council(photo by Andrew Puls)  © Highland Council(photo by Andrew Puls)  © Highland Council(photo by Andrew Puls)  © Highland Council(photo by Andrew Puls)  © Highland CouncilDistant view of old and new castles (photo by Sylvina Tilbury)  © Highland Council(photo by Highland Council)  © Highland Council
Grid Reference:ND 3556 6174
Map Sheet:ND36SE
Civil Parish:WICK
Geographical Area:CAITHNESS

Monument Types

Protected Status:Listed Building (B) 18445: Keiss Castle, Walled Garden Gate Lodge and Gatepiers

Scores

  • Survival: ROOFED BUILDING (undated)

Other References/Statuses

  • Historic Environment Record: MHG700
  • NMRS NUMLINK Reference: 75684
  • NMRS Record Details: ND36SE30.0 KEISS CASTLE
  • Old SMR Reference Number: ND36SE0031

Full description

Sale pamphlet 1954 - missing at time of upgrade 20.6.1996
Architect: David Bryce 1860 (rebuilt)
Keiss Castle built 1755 and rebuilt and extended by David Bryce 1860.

Related Monument/Building records

MHG39393Parent of: Lodge, Keiss Castle (Building)
MHG39394Parent of: Walled Garden, Keiss Castle (Monument)

Related Investigations - none

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