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Doune, Old Newton

Fortified House (16th Century)

Site Name Doune, Old Newton

Classification Fortified House (16th Century)

Canmore ID 24739

Site Number NN70SW 10

NGR NN 73140 01223

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Stirling
  • Parish Kilmadock
  • Former Region Central
  • Former District Stirling
  • Former County Perthshire

Archaeology Notes

NN70SW 10 73140 01223

Newton House, Doune, is a fairly typical L-planned fortalice apparently dating from the second half of the 16th century. A lower wing was an early addition to the west.

N Tranter 1963.

This house, known as Old Newton (NN 7314 0120) is as described by Tranter.

Visited by OS (WDJ) 22 October 1968.

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