stately homes gardens etc in Northern Highlands
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Stately Homes & Gardens in Northern Highlands

Heritage sites also including country houses in Northern Highlands...

Northern Highlands Stately Homes, Country Houses & Gardens

blank tabCAWDOR CASTLEStately Homes & Gardens
Nairn, Scotland, IV12 5RD
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Historic Houses Association.

The central tower of the castle, set amongst beautiful Highland scenery, is a 14th century keep. 17th century wings have been added. Cawdor is the title promised by Shakespeare's witches to Macbeth, and legend makes the castle the place where Duncan was murdered. Massive walls and drawbridge. Original great hall is now the drawing room. Many fine tapestries including 17th century ones depicting the life of Noah.

17th century four poster bed has original velvet hangings. Stunning stone fireplaces and antique furniture. Country park.
Tel: 01667 404401    Fax: 01667 404674
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Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Garden

Lochalsh House (NTS), Balmacara, Kyle, Ross-shire, IV40 8DN
Tel: 01599 566325    Fax: 01599 566359

National Trust for Scotland. A crofting estate of over 5000 acres with outstanding views. The garden has sheltered walks beside the shores of Loch Alsh. Pine, oak and beech trees, rhododendrons, bamboo, ferns, fuchsias and hydrangeas.

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Inverewe Gardens

Poolewe, Ross-shire, IV22 2LG
Tel: 01445 781200    Fax: 01445 781497

National Trust for Scotland. On the shores of Loch Ewe. Exotic plants include Himalayan rhododendrons, Tasmanian eucalypts and South African, New Zealand and Chilean plants.

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