DiCamillo Companion
Scotland

Doune Castle (Doune Park)

  • Comments: Doune is considered the best-preserved medieval castle in Europe.

  • Title: Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage, 1990
    Author: Kidd, Charles; Williamson, David (Editors)
    Year Published: 1990
    Reference: pg. P 870
    Publisher: London: Debrett's Peerage Limited (New York: St. Martin's Press, Inc.)
    ISBN: 0312046405
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Category A

    Park Listed: Listed

  • "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" (1975). "Ivanhoe" (1997 - TV mini series). "Game of Thrones" (2011 - TV series). "Outlander" (2014 - TV series, as Castle Leoch).
  • Current Seat / Home of: John Douglas Stuart, 21st Earl of Moray.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

    Ownership Details: House is owned by the Earl of Moray, but leased to Historic Scotland.

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01786-841-742

    Website: https://www.historicenvironment.scot

    Historic Houses Member: No