History & Architecture

Manderston, the home of Lord & Lady Palmer, is an Edwardian mansion set in 56 acres of formal gardens located just outside Duns in Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders, Manderstons buildings, park and gardens form an ensemble…

Coldstream Museum

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Coldstream Museum In addition to a varied programme of exhibitions and workshops, the Museum houses permanent displays exploring the history of the parish, burgh and its people from priory to provost, trade to twinning, the Found and the Fallen. Our Guards Gallery 'Second to None' tells the story of The Coldstream Regiment of Foot Guards at home and away, from 17th century to the present day.

Telephone: 01890 882630
Website: http://www.holy-island.info/coldstream-museum/

Paxton House

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Award-winning Paxton House was built in 1758 to the design of John and James Adam. Boasting the pre-eminent collection of Chippendale furniture in Scotland, the largest picture gallery in a Scottish country accommodating over 70 paintings from the National Galleries of Scotland

Telephone: 01289 386291
Website: http://www.paxtonhouse.co.uk

Mellerstain House

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Superb Georgian house by William and Robert Adam. Exquisite plaster ceilings and beautiful interior decoration. Fine period furntiture and marvellous art collection including work by Van Dyck, Gainsborough, Ramsay, Aitken and Nasmyth. Prize winning Italian styled terrace gardens by Blomfield, grounds landscaped by William Adam. Extensive grounds and lake. Courtyard tea-room and gift shop

Telephone: 01573 410225
Website: http://www.mellerstain.com

Manderston

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Channel 4s The Edwardian Country House and Number 8 in Channel 5's "Britains Finest"

Manderston, the home of Lord & Lady Palmer, is an Edwardian mansion set in 56 acres of formal gardens located just outside Duns in Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders, Manderstons buildings, park and gardens form an ensemble that is unique in Britain. Offering sumptuous state rooms including a most charming and beautiful ball room, the only silver staircase in the world, marble floors and unexpected insights into life at the turn of the century both upstairs and downstairs

Telephone: 01361 882 636
Website: http://www.manderston.co.uk