Orchardton Tower

The remains of the only round house tower in Scotland. The four storey tower with corbelled parapet was built in the late fifteenth century. It was within a defensive enclosure and accessed via steps to a door on the first floor.

Getting there

It is located about four miles south from Dalbeattie/Dail Bheithe along the A711 and south of Palnackie in Dumfries and Galloway.

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