The house from a circa 1920 postcard
Earlier Houses: There was at least one earlier house on the site, parts of which were incorporated into the current house. Oliver Cromwell purportedly stayed in grounds of the old house before the Battle of Dunbar in 1650.
House & Family History: Queen Victoria visited Broxmouth in 1878.
Garden & Outbuildings: William Adam designed waterfalls and a bridge in the Park.
Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - HARDBACK
Author: Colvin, Howard
Year Published: 2008
Reference: pg. 59
Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
Book Type: Hardback
House Listed: Category B
Park Listed: Listed as a Garden & Designed Landscape
Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSES: Gray family, 14th and 15th centuries. James of Rhynd, 1470s-80s. Hay family, 15th century. George Home, 1st Earl of Dunbar, until 1611. Robert Ker, 1st Earl of Roxburghe, 17th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: John Ker, 3rd Duke of Roxburghe, 18th century.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Wedding & Event Venue