An infantry barracks erected in 1719 following the Jacobite rising
of 1715, with two ranges of quarters and a stable block.
Magnificently sited, overlooking Loch Ness. Urquhart is one of
the largest castles in Scotland, with a long and colourful history.
Balmoral Castle the Scottish Home of the British Royal Family and is open to the Public Mid April to July each year.
A castle of enclosure first owned by the Comyns with a
13th-century curtain wall.
Set in parkland, Brodie Castle is old but the family association
with the area is even older.
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The most elaborate Z-plan castle in Scotland, and one of the
grandest Castles of Mar, was begun in 1575 by the 6th laird, Michael Fraser, and incorporates an earlier building.
This spectacular sixteenth century castle, restored by the
Menzies Clan Society welcomes visitors. Seat of the Chiefs of Clan Menzies for over 400 years.
The oldest intact building in the care of the National Trust for
Edzell Castle & Garden
A remarkable and very beautiful complex with a late medieval tower house incorporated into a 16th-century courtyard
A vast site and one of the most outstanding artillery
fortifications in Europe.
Fyvie was once a royal stronghold, one of a chain of fortresses
throughout medieval Scotland.
Glamis Castle in Tayside, Scotland is the childhood home of The
Queen Mother and the legendary setting for Shakespeare's Macbeth.
Two fine and complete towers, built in the 15th and 16th
centuries and joined by a range in the 17th century.
A magnificent ruin of a castle from the 12th-century motte to
the palace block erected in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Gordon family.