Grantown on Spey

Castle Grant

Region : Nairnshire Location : Stands a mile north of Grantown on Spey. Details : Castle Grant was originally called “Freuchie”, which means “Heathery Place”, and the Chiefs of Grant were styled “of Freuchie”. The original building, a Z-shaped tower house, is typical of many that exist in Scotland and is dateable to the 15th …

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Ballindaloch Castle

Region : Banffshire Location :14 miles north east of Grantown on Spey on the A95. Details : Originally built in a traditional Z plan it has been much altered and enlarged over the centuries. Ballindalloch dates from at least the 16th century- the date 1546 is carved on a stone lintel in one of the …

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