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Balfour Castle
Balfour Mains, Angus, Scotland
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Balfour Castle is located in Angus
Balfour Castle
Balfour Castle
Coordinates 56°40′42″N 3°04′57″W / 56.6784°N 3.0825°W / 56.6784; -3.0825
Type Mansion
Site information
Open to
the public
Condition Partially demolished
Site history
Built 16th century
Materials Stone

Balfour Castle was a baronial mansion at Balfour Mains, near Kirkton of Kingoldrum, Angus, Scotland. The castle which was built in the 16th century is largely demolished except for a six-storey circular tower. A farm house has been built incorporating some of the ruins in c. 1845. The farmhouse and castle remains were designated as a Category B listed building in 1971.

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