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Mellerstain House, Scottish Borders
Mellerstain House

Mellerstain House

Things to do in Kelso Scottish Borders
Historical-Buildings in Scotland

Description: Superb Georgian House by William and Robert Adam with exquisite plaster ceilings, beautiful period furniture, and a marvellous art collection.
It is the home of the Earl and Countess of Haddington.

Ownership:
Private - The Mellerstain Trust

Situation OS ref: NT 647390

How to get there:
By car: Turn left off the A6089 Kelso to Gordon road, 6 miles north west of Kelso. Signposted.

By public transport: Regular, if spasmodic, bus service from Kelso to Galashiels via Mellerstain.

Seasonal opening details (2013):
(Easter 4 days)
then:
May till September on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays.

Opening Hours:
12.30pm to 5pm, last admission 4.15pm.
Gardens/Tea Room 11.30am to 5pm
(House and Gardens open for booked parties at any time)

Facilities:
Restaurant/ shop

Admission:
House & Gardens - Adult 8.50, Child 4, under 5's Free.
Gardens only - Adult 5, Child 2.50, under 5's Free.

Contact:
Tel: 01573 410225

Attached attractions:
Gardens with attractive parterres, parkland and lake.

Additional info:
VisitScotland 4 star Historic House

Web link:
Mellerstain

Places to stay nearby:
Kelso

Local towns and villages:
- Smailholm
- Kelso


The Lake, Mellerstain, Scottish Borders
The Lake, Mellerstain
The Old Cottage, Mellerstain, Scottish Borders
The Old Cottage, Mellerstain
The Rose Garden, Mellerstain, Scottish Borders
The Rose Garden, Mellerstain
The Restaurant, Mellerstain, Scottish Borders
The Restaurant, Mellerstain

Mellerstain House, Scotland