DiCamillo Companion
Scotland

Invercauld House (Invercauld House) (Castle of Invercauld)

  • Earlier Houses: There was a 16th centurty tower house on the site of the current house (part of the basements of the earlier house were incorporated into the current house).

    House & Family History: Invercauld is the home of the chief of Clan Farquharson.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The Estate covers 108,000 acres (approximately 200 square miles) and is set within the Cairngorm National Park.

  • Architect: Wimperis & East

    Date: 1875
    Designed: John Thomas Wimperis rebuilt House

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  • House Listed: Category A

    Park Listed: Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Chief of Clan Farquharson; Farquharson family here since 1632.

    Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Alexander Stewart, Earl of Mar, 15th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Sir Algernon Borthwick, 1888-93.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Luxury Accommodation / Exclusive Use

    Ownership Details: Available for special and corporate events.

  • House Open to Public: By Appointment

    Phone: 01339-741-224

    Fax: 01339-741-252

    Email: office@invercauld.org

    Website: http://www.invercauldestate.co.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No