Historic Attractions in Lothian & Scottish Borders
Subcategory: Castles & Stately Homes or Towns & Villages
Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG
One of Scotland's finest stately homes of unique Adam design. Exquisite gardens & parkland - idyllic setting for days out.
Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF
Spanning nine acres of land on its rocky plateau high above the Northumberland coastline Bamburgh is one of the largest...
South Queensferry, West Lothian, EH30 9SL
Stately home, with sweeping lawns and magnificient grounds. The State Apartments are superb with many notable paintings...
Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7NA
The House of the Binns has been the home of the Dalyells since 1612. It has a collection of portraits and china.
Lauder, Berwickshire, TD2 6RU
One of the seven Great Houses of Scotland. Castle closed for renovations in 2013 but the gardens are still open.
Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, EH44 6PW
The oldest inhabited house in Scotland visited by 27 kings. Strong association with Mary, Queen of Scots. 18th century...
Paxton, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1SZ
A magnificent 18th century Palladian house set in vast grounds and gardens leading to the banks of the River Tweed. Fine...
Bowhill, Selkirk, Borders, TD7 5ET
Bowhill House is set in magnificent scenery. Outstanding collection of art silverware, porcelain and French furniture.
Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL
The splendid ruins of this great royal palace are set in its own park beside Linlithgow Loch. Both James V and Mary...
Abbotsford, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 9BQ
The house built and lived in by Sir Walter Scott, the famous 19th century author, poet and historian. On the banks of the...
Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NQ
To many people, on their first sight of this glorious medieval castle, it can seem foreboding, and certainly its history...
North Berwick, East Lothian, EH39 5ER
The oldest part of this romantic castle dates from the 13th century. The renowned gardens include the 'World's Largest'...
Gordon, Berwickshire, TD3 6
A classic, late 16th century L-shaped tower house with three corbelled turrets. Its entrance doorway still retains a...
|1||Mellerstain House and Gardens||Gordon, Borders, TD3 6LG|
|2||Bamburgh Castle||Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69 7DF|
|3||Hopetoun House||South Queensferry, West Lothian, EH30 9SL|
|4||House of The Binns (NTS)||Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7NA|
|5||Thirlestane Castle||Lauder, Berwickshire, TD2 6RU|
|6||Traquair House||Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, EH44 6PW|
|7||Paxton House||Paxton, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1SZ|
|8||Hailes Castle||East Linton, EH40 3DH|
|9||Bowhill House||Bowhill, Selkirk, Borders, TD7 5ET|
|10||Linlithgow Palace (HS)||Linlithgow, West Lothian, EH49 7AL|
|11||Abbotsford House and Garden||Abbotsford, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 9BQ|
|12||Alnwick Castle||Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NQ|
|13||Dirleton Castle and Gardens (HS)||North Berwick, East Lothian, EH39 5ER|
|14||Greenknowe Tower (HS)||Gordon, Berwickshire, TD3 6|
|15||Dalmeny House||South Queensferry, EH30 9TQ|
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