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Newark Castle, Maybole (also known as New_Wark)

Introduction

Newark Castle is perched on a hillside just south of Ayr with forested slopes behind it, first planted between 1775 and 1860.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts
History

Period

  • 18th Century (1701 to 1800)
  • Late 18th Century (1775 to 1799)
Features & Designations

Features

  • Castle (featured building)
  • Description: The oldest parts of the castle date back at least to the 16th century.
Key Information

Purpose

Ornamental

Principal Building

Domestic / Residential

Period

18th Century (1701 to 1800)

Survival

Extant

Electoral Ward

Coylton and Minishant

References

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