Castle Toward is set for a multi-million pound development with its sale confirmed by Argyll and Bute Council to local business woman Denice Purdie and her husband Keith Punler.
Councillor Dick Walsh, Leader of Argyll and Bute Council said:
“The Council’s aim has been to make possible a prosperous future for Castle Toward that will benefit both the local and wider community and that is what we have done with this sale.
“Keith and Denice Punler’s plans for Castle Toward are inspiring and matched by their business expertise and personal commitment to the area.
“This sale is set to bring a multi-million pound investment in the future of Cowal, with the new owners’ plans to create jobs and develop a venue to attract local, national and international visitors, which will boost the local economy.
“We very much look forward to Keith and Denice bringing their vision for Castle Toward to fruition. This is excellent news for Dunoon, Cowal and Argyll and Bute as a whole.”