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  • The most romantic Scottish decorative titles available today on the internet
  • Qualify to wear the Lairds’ and Ladies’ tartan, ‘Dunans Rising’
  • Part of a living history which includes links with the Fletcher, McGregor, Lamont, Campbell, Buchanan and McLaren clans.
  • Help restore an historic castle and its woodland gardens
  • Own part of an ancient estate which includes an unique Thomas Telford-designed bridge and dates back to before 1590.
  • Gain free access to the woodland garden, walks and river which make up the curtilage of the Castle
  • Free tour to all Lairds and Ladies of the grounds and the buildings. Learn about the history of the site from Charles!

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Consultation on the Conservation Plan for Dunans for Lairds & Ladies

smWebCover-ConservationPlanCover Full colour, highly illustrated, paperback edition for Lairds and Ladies:£17.99 cover Downloadable PDF edition with fewer images:£2.99

These books are designed to allow Lairds and Ladies to get involved in the planning stage of the restoration – as well as contribute further to the restoration!

The Lairds’ and Ladies’ Shop

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Our new tartan lambswool range will be onsite and ready to purchase soon. Scarves, Stoles, Serapes and rugs as well as skirts and caps will all feature. Bear with us while we get them photographed and ready. More news about this on facebook and in our blog below.

Recent Posts

Topographical Survey at Dunans: GMGeomatics completes a detailed scan of the grounds around the castle.

By Dixon-Spain

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This weekend the final survey at Dunans was completed – an accurate survey of the ground around the castle is absolutely key when planning drainage, access and outbuildings. Gregor from GM Geomatics spent the day with multiple yellow tripods and lasers, and we should see the results shortly!

Note the tripod and tallest tree leaning slightly to the right – more about the cameraman than the surveyor!

This is the area surveyed:

The final element of the detailed survey work is an interior dimensional survey of the castle – which requires clearance of the interior spaces.

  1. Adorning one’s one square foot: delightful model castle with draw-bridge and two turrets Leave a reply
  2. Dunans and the Seaplane: Loch Lomond Seaplanes fly us over Dunans on a perfect day for photos! Leave a reply
  3. Scottish Laird Calendar for 2015 is published! Leave a reply
  4. Who knew? Its our flag at the end of the rainbow – not a pot of gold! Leave a reply
  5. Investigating Dunans Bridge: Checking the underlying structure of our Thomas Telford-designed A-listed structure Leave a reply
  6. The Drovers and the Laird: Premiered today on Dunans Bridge for an Octogenarian Laird of Dunans Castle @TWTC Leave a reply
  7. Burning stumps: After a year of seasoning the remains of the larches, we decided it was time to clear them … Leave a reply
  8. Fabulous 3D fly-by of Dunans: Laser survey creates a stunning movie of the castle and house Leave a reply
  9. Thinking about Christmas? We’ve a New Groupon UK offer from the 13th September! Leave a reply
  10. Gloriously Sunny September Sunday at Dunans Leave a reply
  11. Travelling to Dunans by taxi: We’re recommending two drivers from Dunoon who provide a great service! Leave a reply