SCOTLAND: The Dunmore Pineapple. Built by the Earl of Dunmore, John Murray, in 1761 as a birthday present for his wife Susan, in the form of a pavilion from which to view the walled gardens of Dunmore Park, the family estate.
This is Leanach Farmhouse in Scotland. At years old its wonderful history is told by the stones, clay and oak that have kept it standing for so many centuries. In this picture the beautiful cottage is getting a new haircut of a red heather thatch.
Carn Brea Castle, UK This castle started life as a century hilltop hunting lodge. It has remained basically the same with a few additions made in the century. It is next to the site of the oldest neolithic settlement discovered so far in Cornwall.