the seat of Clan Graham in Scotland! The ancestral seat Buchanan Castle in Drymen miles north-west of Glasgow) having become dilapidated, Duke of Montrose lived at Auchmar House, near Balmaha on the eastern shore of Loch Lomond.
Vianden Castle, located in Vianden in the north of Luxembourg, is one of the largest fortified castles west of the Rhine. With origins dating from the century, the castle was built in the Romanesque style from the to centuries
Urban ruins: 35 hauntingly beautiful photos of abandoned and forgotten hotels
Château de Chillon is an island castle located on Lake Geneva in Veytaux, Switzerland. The castle consists of 100 independent buildings that were gradually connected to become the building as it stands now.
Audley End House is largely an early country house just outside Saffron Walden, Essex, south of Cambridge, England. It was once a palace in all but name and renowned as one of the finest Jacobean houses in England.
One of the finest feats of any troops during the Napoleonic wars was certainly the defence of Hougomont by the Foot Guards, Nassau & other troop detachments given the odds, and the size of the perimeter was stirling stuff!