Argyll Castle Building, Loch Fyne Building Photos, Scottish Highlands Architecture Pictures

Old Castle Lachlan, Loch Fyne

Historic Building south of Strachur on the West Coast, northwest Scotland, UK

Old Castle Lachlan Loch Fyne

Old Castle Lachlan, Loch Fyne

Location: south side of Loch Fyne – south of Strachur, Scottish Highlands, UK

Access to much of this ruined Castle when visited in 2006

Looking north over Lachlan Bay to the Old Castle Lachlan
Old Castle Lachlan Loch Fyne

Open-roofed interior of the Castle
Loch Fyne castle interior

Ruined walls to the north east corner
Argyll Castle building on Loch Fyne exterior

Lachlan Bay, view from the Castle looking south
Lachlan Bay

Loch Fyne castle photos © Adrian Welch / Isabelle Lomholt

This historic structure is a ruined 15th-century castle on the shore of Loch Fyne, within the Cowal Peninsula, in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It was the stronghold of Clan MacLachlan until 1746 when it was attacked by British Government forces. New Castle Lachlan was built as a replacement in 1790, around 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) to the north-east. It is protected as a scheduled monument.

Location: Loch Fyne, Argyll, western Scotland, UK

Architecture in Scotland

Contemporary Architecture in Scotland – architectural selection below:

Scottish Architecture Designs – chronological list

Scottish Castle

Historic Scottish Buildings

Historic Scottish Houses

Kisimul Castle on Barra

Cairngorms National Park Authority’s HQ, Grantown-on-Spey, Moray, Northern Scotland
Design: Moxon Architects
Cairngorms National Park Authoritys Headquarters
image courtesy of architects
Cairngorms National Park Authority HQ Building

Macallan Distillery in Speyside, Speyside, Highlands, Northern Scotland
Design: Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP)
Macallan Distillery in Speyside Scotland
photo © Simon PricePA Wire
New Macallan Distillery in Speyside, Scotland

Carnegie Museum and Arts Centre Dunfermline Building
Design: Richard Murphy Architects
Carnegie Museum and Arts Centre Dunfermline Building
photo from architects practice
Dunfermline Museum

Wall House, Tower House and Pool, The Trossachs, central Scotland
Architect: Alan Dunlop
Wall House Tower House and Pool in the Trossachs
drawing : Alan Dunlop
New houses in The Trossachs

Loch Tay Boat House, northwest of Perth, central Scotland
Architect: McKenzie Strickland Associates
Loch Tay Boat house property
photograph : Keith Hunter
Loch Tay Boat House

Scottish Architecture

Traquair House, Scottish Borders

Scottish Architect – architectural firm listings on e-architect

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