Listed Building

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Status: Removed


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Date Added
Date Removed:
Local Authority
Argyll And Bute
Planning Authority
Argyll And Bute
Glenorchy And Inishail
NN 32218 44249
232218, 744249

Removal Reason

Dual designation


Earlier 17th cent. 3(?) storeys. Random rubble; S end and E

side entirely dilapidated. Roofless, Remains of corbie-steps

and corbelled angle-turret. Loop-holes.

Interior: Remains of turnpike stair in NW corner (corbelled

out on exterior wall).

(At Dun ans Castle (Kilmoden) there is an oak door brought

thither from Achallader by Fletcher of Bartavurich who had

held these places as vassal of Campbell of Glenorchy).

Statement of Special Interest

Formerly a stronghold and hunting-seat of Campbells of

Glenorchy. Built for Sir Duncan Campbell, 7th of Glenorchy.

Damaged by fire in 1646 when besieged by Montrose's forces.

Scheduled Monument

In 1710 it became residence of John Campbell, 1st of

Achallander, Perthshire (factor to Earl of Breadalbane) who

led the Breadalbane men in Jacobite Army 1715. Previous to

the Campbell's taking it over it had belonged to Fletcher.





C & D Arch, Vol III p585 Vol V p536

'Black Book of Taymouth'


RCAHMS Vol 2 No 277

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