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Broughton House & Garden

12 High Street, Kirkcudbright DG6 4JX, Scotland
+44 1557 330437
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12 High Street, Kirkcudbright DG6 4JX, Scotland
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+44 1557 330437

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The house is really interesting and the garden is absolutely beautiful with loads of colour and a lovely view across the river Dee

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely gardens and interesting house. If the weather is nice it's great to spend as much time in the gardens as well as the house. Good selection of paintings to see up close. If you are interested in his work it's a great way to...More

Thank peex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting artist, Hornel, home with huge studio and charming in garden. I could happily live here!

Thank Simorjones
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The garden is an absolute must for a visit.......the house is fine but I'm not a fan of Horne's art. However the garden is exceptional, a work of art in its layout, a gardeners haven. Even if you weren't a gardener you couldn't fail to...More

Thank Annabel A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the house was decked out in arts and Craft, the blandness just shone through. The oil paintings going way back are priceless and depict a story unto themselves. Really worth a visit if you enjoy the past century.

Thank Ray E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Broughton House and Garden...we are not in to old houses but the garden is incredible. Threave is always a pleasure to visit.

Thank JWJWx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived to a warm welcome and were shown around an interesting tour prior to us making our own way around the beautiful gardens which are totally hidden away but well worth an afternoon visit.The house is sooo interesting and steps back 50years also good...More

Thank Piusbaines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the home of E A Hornel, an early 20th century artist, and looks to be pretty much as he left it. The various rooms are more or less predictable, but the gallery is stunning with a remarkable frieze, and his original studio is...More

Thank Theologyprof
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited here before and on both occasions have been struck by the very personal feel of the house with its various collections, the delightful studio and the beautiful garden stretching down to the river. It is difficult to capture all these different experiences...More

Thank Dianne M
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Wander through the rooms to see many paintings and explore the unique garden. I especially enjoyed seeing the variety of flowers and the unique garden design with rockery, small paths, borders and vegetable plots.

Thank Ken R
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Traveler5957
16 May 2016|
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Response from kim282015 | Reviewed this property |
The 350 bus gets you from Cairnryan to Stranraer. The 500 gets you to Gatehouse of Fleet and the 431 to Kirkcudbright, or go on to Castle Douglas and get the 502 to Kirkcudbright. Check the bus timetable for the best... More
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kazzalynn
22 July 2015|
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Response from James W | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. There is disabled access from the side lane but once you enter the building I am afraid that the facilities are in my opinion, not up to a satisfactory standard. There is no designated disabled parking. The garden... More
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kazzalynn
22 July 2015|
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Response from Irene M | Reviewed this property |
Access by a side lane to garden and lower level but no access at the moment to upper levels as lift out of action.
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