Definition of Scottish Baronial in US English:

Scottish Baronial


  • (Originally) designating the castle-like style of the residences of the medieval and Renaissance Scottish nobility; (now chiefly) designating the mid 19th-cent. revival of this style, characterized by highly decorated buildings typically incorporating turrets, castellations, and conical roofs; of or characteristic of this.


  • This style of architecture; a building in this style.


Early 19th century.