Small village in South Ayrshire in Stinchar Valley. Nearest town is Girvan. Notable number of castles in various ruinous states neartby.

Castles Nearby

Knockdolian Castle

Supposedly a haunted castle (see below). Knockdolian Castle was a Graham castle before becoming a McCubbins stronghold. It is now a ruin.

Kirkhill Castle

The remnants of a 16th Century three storied Tower House with a garret in height. Occupied by the Kennedy’s, till 1843 when it was bought by one Col Barton of Ballaird, a hero of Waterloo, after which time it fell into disrepair.

Craigneil Castle

Standing on rocky outcrop in highly defensible position, there is much history associated with the place that is probably inaccurate

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