A lot of the buildings are listed. As are bits of them, like kennel block, churches, (we have quite a few), and walled gardens. Craigellie House Walled Garden is listed. How that affects a Garden I am unsure and must try and find out more.
Here are the latest pics from the Dawn Patroller of the Walled Garden and its valiant production of flowers despite no attention horticulturally from anyone.
I keep telling him to take a trowel and do a bit of thinning. Do the garden good (remember the book, The Secret Garden?) and do ours some as well. I have been known to take a cutting in a garden centre,.
But he has his principles. Unlike me.
Weather - well . It just sheeted down. It is warm, heavy, I am on the verge of struggling to breathe, but on the upside we get these sights at the end.
The above is a sort of squashed rainbow. Never seen anything like that before in my life.
I got quite excited and asked, Is that the Northern Lights? Only to be reminded we were facing South East.
Facing North West - the Sunset.
Facing South as the sun set, remember it does not get really dark here in the North East of Scotland.
Land of the Big Sky in Craigellie.