Scotland's Gardens

The Lookout

 

The Lookout

Description

A ¾ acre elevated coastal garden with incredible views over the Moray Firth which is only for the sure-footed. This award winning garden is created out of a rock base with shallow pockets of ground, planted to its advantage to encourage all aspects of wildlife. There is a small sheltered courtyard, raised bed vegetable area, pretty cottage garden, scree and rock garden, rose arbour, rhododendrons, flowering shrubs, bamboos, trees and lily pond with waterside plants.

Directions

From Inverness, take North Kessock left turn from A9, and third left at roundabout to underpass, then sharp left onto Kilmuir road. From Tore, take slip road for North Kessock and first right for Kilmuir. Follow signs for Kilmuir (3 miles) until you reach the shore. Garden is near far end of village with a large palm tree on the grass.

Garden Openings

1 May - 31 August 12:00pm - 4:00pm (Sundays only)
By arrangement 1 May - 31 August

Admissions

£3.00, children under 16 free

Beneficiaries

Alzheimers Scotland receives 40%, the net remaining to SG Beneficiaries

Features & Catering

  • Home-made teas available.

Other Details

Coffee, tea and home baking outside if weather permits. Studio with exhibition of landscape pictures for sale.

Contact

David and Penny Veitch
Kilmuir, North Kessock
IV1 3ZG

Call 01463 731489

Email

Location

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