Gleneagles Hotel, The, Auchterarder, Scotland
Record Id: 1448
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
The designed landscape at Gleneagles is associated with the early-20th-century purpose-built luxury hotel. It is most noted for the golf courses, two of which were laid out by James Braid. There are formal gardens around the hotel and an interesting collection of trees and shrubs with yellow foliage or flowers lining a path to a loch. Additions in the 1930s and 1980s include housing developments and an associated water garden.
Brief history of site
Work started at Gleneagles in 1913. The King's Course was opened in 1919. Gleneagles opened as a luxury hotel in 1924. There have been major developments since the 1980s.
Address: The Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder, Perthshire, PH3 1NF
Perth & Kinross
Historical County: Perthshire
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Form of site: estate
Purpose of site: Recreational/sport
Context or principal building: grand hotel
Site first created: After 1913
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 303