Ascog

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Ascog
Ascog Church.jpg
Ascog Church
Ascog is located in Argyll and Bute
Ascog
Ascog
Ascog shown within Argyll and Bute
OS grid reference NS107632
Civil parish
Council area
Lieutenancy area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ISLE OF BUTE
Postcode district PA20
Dialling code 01700
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
List of places
UK
Scotland
55°49′30″N 5°01′19″W / 55.825°N 5.022°W / 55.825; -5.022Coordinates: 55°49′30″N 5°01′19″W / 55.825°N 5.022°W / 55.825; -5.022

Ascog (Scottish Gaelic: Àsgaig) is a small village on the Isle of Bute, within Argyll and Bute council area, Scotland. The village is within the parish of Kingarth,[1] and is situated on the A844.[2] It is located on the east coast of the island, about 2 km to the south east of Rothesay. It is largely residential.

There are several historic buildings in the area, including Ascog House, Ascog Hall, and the Italianate style Balmory Hall. Loch Ascog lies to the west.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Details of Ascog". Scottish Places. Retrieved 31 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "A844". Sabre. Retrieved 31 December 2014. 

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