Castle Craig

Highland, Scotland

City/Town/Village: Resolis
County: Highland
Latitude/Longitude: 57.6434, -4.29346

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Castle Craig is a Listed Building. Here's what the official description says about it:

Later 16th century. Tall, rectangular 4 storey tower on
cliff edge above shore; rubble, ashlar dressings; ruinous
west portion. Centre door south elevation with centre door
(or window) 1st floor and similar window openings centre 2nd
and 3rd floor. Similar openings north elevation but each
paired with second window to west. Later inserted door north
west with moulded architrave and gun loops. Blank east
elevation except doorway to complete corbelled wall walk
across gable, with semi-circular turret base at wallhead
height SE and SW corners. Enriched corbelling decorated with
dogtooth and cable moulding.
Internal floors barrel vaulted; roof has pack saddle vault.
Guard robe chute with vents 1st and second floor NE corner.
Very large internal flue taking up east gable. Water duct in
NE corner, ground floor. Remains of wheel stair SW corner.
Various gun loops and mural chambers. Remains of barmkin
walls at east and north, both with further gun loops.

Information from British Listed Buildings

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