Craufurdland Castle (also known as Crawfurtland Castle, Krawfordland, Crawfurdland)4193

Kilmarnock, Scotland

Brief Description

Craufurdland Castle has been owned by the same family since the 13th century. The designed landscape contains woodland, pasture and a loch. The estate offers private fishing and woodland burial facilities.

History

The Houison-Craufurd family have been associated with the estate since the mid-13th century. Enclosure and planting had taken place by the mid-17th century. In the mid-18th century there was a formal feature of a vista flanked by parks. More tree planting had taken place by the mid-19th century.

History

Period

  • Tudor (1485-1603)
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