Built in the late 15th century as the home of the Auchinleck or Affleck family, Affleck Castle is an L-plan tower house of four storeys topped with a garret.
In the 16th century a corbelled parapet was added, along with turrets on the corners, crow-stepped gables and chimney stacks.
The castle is in good condition today, and stands next to Affleck House and the Home Farm Of Affleck Castle.
Alternative names for Affleck Castle
Auchenleck Castle, Auchinleck Castle
Where is Affleck Castle?
Affleck Castle is in the parish of Monikie and the county of Angus.
Grid reference:NO 49402 38808
Lat / long:56.538604,-2.824306