Nether Auchendrane (also known as Blairstoun, Blaristoun, Blairston, Auchendrane House)4032

Ayr, Scotland

Brief Description

Nether Auchendrane is situated on the banks of the River Doon just south of Ayr, surrounded by areas of woodland planting.

History

Nether Auchendrane, or Blairstoun, had parks, gardens and orchards in the 17th century. The estate was developed through the centuries. A new house was built in the mid-19th century and had extensive orchards amongst its well-wooded parks. Nether Auchendrane served as an old people's home for many years in the 20th century but was later put up for sale.

Features
  • House (featured building)
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  • River
  • Description: River Doon.
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