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Keiss Castle

Country House (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Keiss Castle

Classification Country House (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) New Keiss Castle; Keiss House

Canmore ID 75684

Site Number ND36SE 30

NGR ND 35567 61750

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Wick
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Caithness
  • Former County Caithness

Archaeology Notes

ND36SE 30.00 ND 35567 61750

ND36SE 30.01 ND 35626 61745 Walled Garden

ND36SE 30.02 ND 35243 61768 Gate Lodge

ND36SE 30.03 ND 35586 61755 Service Range

Architecture Notes

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.


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