Available for filming, photography & events Ayton Castle is an important Scottish baronial mansion to the east of Ayton in the Scottish Borders. The present castle dates largely from the 19th century. Features include ramparted tower, highly decorative & listed ceilings & wallpaper, large spiral stairs, turrets, billiards room a party of (disobedient) peacocks. The castle is protected as a category A listed building and the grounds are included in the Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland, the national listing of significant parks and gardens. A private home, Ayton Castle is currently being slowly restored back to her former glory. Some parts of the castle are in a state of dilapidation, this would be an excellent backdrop for photographers looking for a faded grandeur/shabby chic backdrop.
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