DiCamillo Companion

Castle Gogar (Gogar House)

  • Built / Designed For: John Cowper

    House & Family History: Castle Gogar is a traditional 17th century L-plan Scottish castle that was the seat of Steel-Maitland family for over 200 years (until 2002). The Castle was listed for sale in 2016 with a guide price of £2.5 million.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The Castle sits in a park of 3.5 acres.

  • Architect: William Ayton

    Date: Circa 1625
    Designed: House for John Cowper
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  • House Listed: Category A

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: John Cowper, 17th century. Steel-Maitland family, 18th century until 2002.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No