DiCamillo Companion

Gadgirth House (Gadgirth Castle)

  • Earlier Houses: The medieval Gadgirth Castle was demolished in 1808 and replaced by Gadgirth House. John Knox held a service at Gadgirth and Mary, Queen of Scots, supposedly spent a night at the Castle.

  • 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: Vol. II, p. 224, 1853.

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Chalmers family, 16th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No