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Dougarie © Arran in Focus

 

Dougarie

Description

Most interesting terraced garden in castellated folly built in 1905 to celebrate the marriage of the 12th Duke of Hamilton's only child to the Duke of Montrose. Good selection of tender and rare shrubs and herbaceous border. Small woodland area with interesting trees including azara, abutilon, eucryphia, hoheria and nothofagus.

Directions

Blackwaterfoot five miles. Regular ferry sailing from Ardrossan and Claonaig (Argyll). Information from Caledonian MacBrayne, Gourock, T: 01475 650100

Garden Openings

Wednesday 5 July 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Admissions

£3.50

Beneficiaries

Pirnmill Village Association receives 40%, the net remaining to SG Beneficiaries

Features & Catering

  • Home-made teas available.
  • Dogs Allowed
  • Plant stall

Other Details

Teas in 19th century boathouse.

Contact

Mr and Mrs S C Gibbs

KA27 8EB

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Location

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