DiCamillo Companion
Scotland

Carskiey House (Carskey House)

  • Earlier Houses: There was an earlier house sited near the location of the current house.

    Built / Designed For: James and Kate Boyd

    House & Family History: In 2011 the Carskiey Estate was purchased by Tom Helme, who restored the house and converted a section of it into luxury accommodation. Tom and his business partner, Martin Ephson, owned the paint company Farrow & Ball between 1992 and 2007.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: Carskiey House sits in a 7,500-acre estate.

  • House Listed: Category B

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Tom Helme; here since 2011.

    Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: MacNeill family, here from the 16th until the early 20th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: James and Kate Boyd, early 20th century; Boyd family here until 1948. Rennie family, 1964-2011.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Holiday Rental

  • House Open to Public: By Appointment

    Email: info@carskiey.com

    Website: https://www.carskiey.com/

    Historic Houses Member: No