Leith Hall and Garden (NTS)
Kennethmont,, Nr Huntly
Built around a courtyard, this delightful house was the home of the Leith family from 1650. The hall contains personal possessions of successive lairds, most of whom followed a tradition of military service.The extensive walled garden features wide herbaceous borders and has a fine collection of alpines and primulas. There are two ponds and a bird observation hide. Unusual semi-circular 18th-century stables, and an ice house.Exhibition on Lairds of Leith Hall. Tearoom and picnic area.
House and tearoom: Good Friday to Easter Monday, daily 12.00pm - 5.00pm; May to September, Friday - Tuesday 12.00pm - 5.00pm. Garden and grounds: all year, daily.