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Summary Record

Date 2006 - 2007

Event ID 884918

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Summary Record


Guarding the mouth of Loch Laich from the islet of Eilean an Stalcaire. Tower house built c. 1540 by the Stewarts of Appin after the subjugation of the W Isles by King James V.

Having passed through a number of owners and states of repair, roofless by the mid C19th. In the 1960's the castle was bought by the Allward family who embarked on a full repair and restoration.


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