DiCamillo Companion
Scotland

Alloa House (Alloa Park) (Alloa Tower)

  • Earlier Houses: There was an earlier house, built by John Erskine, 6th Earl of Mar, parts of which were probably incorporated into the 19th century house.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The Stables and the gatepiers (both listed Grade B) are extant.

  • Architect: George Angus

    Date: 1834-38
    Designed: House

    View all houses
  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. II, p. 114, 1855.

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: John Erskine, 6th Earl of Mar, early 18th century; Charles Erskine, 8th Earl of Kellie, 18th century.

    Current Ownership Type: The National Trust for Scotland

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Folly Only

    Phone: 01259-211-701

    Website: http://www.nts.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No