Dumfries and Galloway - Historic Houses





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Featured Historic Hotel
Macdonald Pittodrie House Hotel

Macdonald Pittodrie House Hotel
Inverurie, Grampian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in a Highland Estate of over 2400 acres in the mountain shadow of Bennachie, Pittodrie House offers a unique atmosphere which is great for weekend, romantic or family breaks. … more >>

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This Benedictine monk and scholar succeeded Lanfranc as Archbishop of Canterbury in 1093



22 October, 1877

Blantyre mining disaster

The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.

This Danish king was followed by Edward the Confessor





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Culkein (Self catering)
Brisbane, Culkein

Brisbane

After travelling through the splendour of the scenery of Sutherland in the Scottish Highlands, and viewing the famous Torridon peaks of Quinag, Canisp and Suilven, you arrive in the beautiful …
Sleeps 4

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Whitebridge (Self catering)
Braewood, Whitebridge

Braewood

This detached cottage is situated in the village of Whitebridge, within driving distance to Inverness in Scotland and it sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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