Haddo House Aberdeenshire Scotland
Haddo House, elegant country house, Georgian exterior, near Tarves, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Photographic Print of Haddo House from Robert Harding.
The Gordons, who later became the Earls of Aberdeen and Marquesses of Aberdeen, have lived on the site for over 500 years. The current Haddo House dates from 1732. It was designed by William Adam in the Georgian Palladian style. The interior of the house though is late Victorian in style, having undergone refurbishment in 1880 by Wright and Mansfield. Haddo contains a large art collection, including a series of 85 castles by James Giles. There are also several portraits of 19th century British politicians.
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