Muirhouse Castle (site of)
Muirhouse Castle was a square tower, the remains of which were removed by the farmer at Muirhouse, a Mr Blackie, around 1832. Nothing now remains on the original site of the castle, which is marked with trees in the corner of a field. However built into the garden of the present farmhouse is a red freestone inscribed with ‘I P M P In Te Domine Speravi 1626’.
Alternative names for Muirhouse Castle
Where is Muirhouse Castle?
Muirhouse Castle is in the parish of Stow and the county of Midlothian.
Grid reference:NT 4730 4516
Lat / long:55.697066,-2.839912