Mellerstain House & Gardens

  • One of Britain's best stately homes.  - The Telegraph
  • A fantastic visit was had by all.  The wow factor indeed!  Kids loved doing the quiz.  The Tattersall exhibition was superb!  - 30 July 2016
  • Probably the best and most beautiful house in Scotland, thanks to the 'Adams'.  - 28 August 2016
  • Stunning rooms.  A beautiful house & gardens.  - 6 August 2016

Mellerstain – one of Scotland’s finest stately homes

Discover the story of Mellerstain and experience one of Scotland’s finest stately homes.

Located in the heart of the Scottish Borders, Mellerstain is a unique example of Adam design, presenting a complete picture as it would have been some 240 years ago.

• Admire the perfection of William & Robert Adam design
• Enjoy the fine art (Aikman, Gainsborough, Ramsay, van Dyck) , ceramic, embroidery & furniture collections
• Explore the acres of parkland, gardens, lakeside & woodland walks
• Relax while the kids have fun in the playground
• Treat yourself in the Coffee Shop
• Holiday in our self-catering cottages
• Approx 20 mins from Melrose & Kelso/1 hour from Edinburgh & Berwick-upon-Tweed

Following the success if this year’s highly acclaimed exhibition ‘In Stately Silence: Scotland’s other country houses’, meet with the artist on Saturday 10th September, 2pm for an illustrated talk on his 8 year journey of discovery.  Admission free, space limited – see here for further details.

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