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Check out our selection of the best Scottish properties on the market right now. From grand castles in the Highlands to Georgian homes on the Scottish borders, there’s something to suit every taste.
1. Bardmony House, Alyth
On the edge of the Vale of Strathmore in almost 6 acres of land, Bardmony House dates back to 15th century and has a total of 9 bedrooms but can be split into a main house of 5 bedrooms and guest accommodation in the newer wing of four bedrooms. The land features a variety of formal and wild gardens alongside a woodland. Available through Savills for £900,000.
2. Ellon Castle, Aberdeenshire
Situated on the banks of the River Ythan this 7 bedroom 18th-century castle is nestled within 3.5 acres of secluded land yet lies only 13 miles from bustling Scottish city Aberdeen. The property has kept its traditional charm and period features including a stunning marble-floored hallway whilst being perfectly equipt for the modern family. The cottage in the grounds is also an appealing addition perfect for guests and staff. Available through Galbraith for £850,000.
3. Springhill, Coldstream, Scottish Borders
Nestled amongst the Scottish Borders, Springhill is a 7 bedroom Georgian house alongside a cottage, outbuildings and two paddocks. The property boasts beautiful views over the Tweed and the surrounding valley whilst maintaining excellent privacy between mature trees. There are period features a plenty in the form of marble fireplaces, an elegant staircase and Venetian windows dotted throughout the quaint estate. Available through Knight Frank for £1.25m.
4. Tillywhally House, Kinross
Amongst 22 acres of woodland and gardens sits this recently renovated country house built in the 1850’s. The house has plenty of space as it is spread out across six bedrooms, with a family kitchen leading onto a wine cellar as well as a dining room which leads onto a gorgeous south-facing orangery. There is also a collection of outbuildings suitable for development for those looking to expand further. Available through Savills for £1.25m.
5. Craigcrook Castle, Edinburgh
This stunning 16th century castle is on sale freehold for the first time in over 300 years and boasts four acres, six bedrooms and a tower. Located within extensive grounds of landscaped gardens, woodlands and a walled garden this impressive property is only 3 miles outside the centre of capital city Edinburgh. Available through United Kingdom Sotheby’s International Realty for £6m.
6. Mossdale Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire
The Hensol estate in southwest Scotland is composed of the 10 bedroomed main house, a farm house, five cottages and a variety of farmland and woodland. The magnificent Hensol house is located down a private driveway and is full of traditional charm with plenty of space. Around the 1,068 acre estate one can enjoy a pheasant shoot, duck flighting, roe deer stalking along the River Dee and access to Loch Ken with a boathouse. Available through Strutt & Parker for £4.25m.
7. Kirna House, Walkerburn, Peeblesshire
This Victorian Scots Baronial house is in the rolling Scottish Borders countryside and was designed by renowned Scots Baronial architect Frederick Thomas Pilkington in 1867. Full of bright and airy rooms, an ornate wooden staircase and a charming turret, Kirna House is an impressive family home. Available through Savills for £875,000.
8. The Penninghame House Estate, Newton Stewart
Located in a private and picturesque part of South West Scotland The Penninghame House Estate is a sprawling 100-acre collection of properties, coastline, farmland and forests situated around its main attraction, a 13 bedroom mansion style 18th century house. The property underwent a 5-year renovation programme when it was purchased last decade by its previous owners and features modern additions including a gym. Available through Knight Frank for £2.62m.
9. Meadow House, St. Boswells, Scottish Borders
With stunning views of the Scottish Borders this five bedroomed Georgian home includes a collection of outbuildings, a summer house, a courtyard, woodland and a spacious, mature paddock. Bursting with charm and character, the house maintains exceptional privacy despite being located in the heart of a charming village. Available through Galbraith at OnTheMarket.com for £595,000.
10. St Adrians, Pittenweem, Fife
Surrounded by immaculately landscaped gardens 11 miles from St Andrews, this Edwardian early 20th-century family home is finished to an extremely high standard and combines modern family living with impressive periodic features. The gardens are a sight to behold and include a summerhouse and a terrace perfect for entertaining. Available through Savills for £795,000.