Scotland's Gardens

Douneside House

 

Douneside House

Description

Douneside is the former home of Lady MacRobert who developed these magnificent gardens in the early to mid-1900s. Ornamental  borders and water gardens surround a spectacular infinity lawn overlooking the Deeside hills. A large walled garden supplies vegetables and cut flowers and also houses a large ornamental greenhouse. A new arboretum displays over 130 trees amongst mown grass paths and walking trails behind Douneside offer breathtaking views across the Howe of Cromar and beyond.

Directions

B9119 towards Aberdeen. Tarland one mile.

Garden Openings

Sunday 16 July 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Admissions

£5.00, concession £3.00, accompanied children free

Beneficiaries

SG Development Fund receives 40%, the net remaining to SG Beneficiaries

Features & Catering

  • Disabled Access
  • Home-made teas available.
  • Dogs Allowed
  • Plant stall
  • Bed and Breakfast

Other Details

There will be a local pipe band and raffle.

Contact

The MacRobert Trust
Tarland
AB34 4UD

Website

Location

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