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The Doune House

As you approach the traditional family home of the Grants of Rothiemurchus, an elegant country house looking over a peaceful 19th C designed landscape with mature specimen trees and spectacular views, it is difficult to believe that the first buildings on this ancient site had a very different purpose. The clues are in the name… Read more »

Loch An Eilein Castle

Loch an Eilein translates from Gaelic as “Loch of the Island”. The ancient castle on the island was built on a natural defensive site. Its origins are uncertain, however it is thought that between 1222 and 1298, the Bishop of Moray chose the south end of the island to build a half house surrounded by… Read more »