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Scotland

Brodie Castle

  • House & Family History: King Malcom IV endowed the Brodie family with their land in 1160. The oldest part of the House, the Z-plan section, dates from the 16th century.

    Collections: The paintings collection at Brodie Castle includes 17th century Dutch, 18th and early 19th century English watercolors, as well as the work of the Scottish Colorists. Christie's negotiated the National Trust for Scotland's purchase of the contents in 1980.

  • Architect: William Burn

    Date: 1824
    Designed: Additions to House

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    Architect: James Wylson

    Date: 1840-52
    Designed: Completed work on House begun by William Burn

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  • Country Life: XL, 238, 1916. CLXVIII, 466, 554, 1980.

  • Title: Disintegration of a Heritage: Country Houses and their Collections, 1979-1992, The
    Author: Sayer, Michael
    Year Published: 1993
    Publisher: Norfolk: Michael Russell (Publishing)
    ISBN: 0859551970
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Category A

    Park Listed: Designated Garden & Designed Landscape

  • Current Ownership Type: The National Trust for Scotland

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01309-641-371

    Fax: 01309-641-600

    Website: https://www.nts.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No