DiCamillo Companion
Scotland

Montgomerie House (Montgomerie Castle) (Coilsfield Castle) (Coilsfield House)

  • Earlier Houses: Coilsfield Castle probably stood on the site of Montgomerie House.

    House & Family History: The Coilsfield Estate (later renamed Montgomerie House) was granted to Melrose Abbey in 1342; after the Reformation it was acquired by the Cuninghame family of Caprington, from whom it was purchased by Col. J. Montgomerie in 1661.

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Cuninghame family. The Hon. Col. J. Montgomerie, 17th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No