FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INVERNESS, SCOTLAND — 9 August 2023 — Tripadvisor, the world’s largest travel guidance platform, has awarded Boleskine House a Travelers’ Choice Award for 2023. The award directly represents the high quality of experience that visitors to the historical site have had over the last year. Tripadvisor gives a Travelers’ Choice award to
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Wildflower Meadow to Be The Largest and Most Diverse In the Loch Ness Area FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INVERNESS, SCOTLAND — 21 February 2022 — The Highland Council has now backed a plan to sow millions of native wildflower seeds at the Boleskine Estate as part of a new project to increase biodiversity in the Loch
Project Exceeded Target Fundraising Goal Within 2 Hours on Launch Day FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Inverness, Scotland — 3 November 2021 — With the COP26 conference now well under way in Glasgow, The Boleskine House Foundation SCIO, which is restoring the B-listed fire-damaged Boleskine House, has announced plans to create the largest wildflower meadow in Loch
A New Phase In the Restoration of Boleskine House Begins With Installation of a New Roof FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INVERNESS, SCOTLAND — 13 September 2021 — The Boleskine House Foundation SCIO, a registered Scottish charity that aims to restore and preserve the historical legacy and heritage of the Boleskine House estate, today launched its “Raise
We would like to thank Aaron Sneddon for his excellent drone work to capture Boleskine House in its most recent incarnation in June 2021. Well done Aaron and Aerial Scotland!
Updates to our charitable aims get regulatory approval! The Boleskine House Foundation has sought ways in which it can help with Covid-19 relief in the UK. With lockdown measures finally easing, we intend on holding events that will assist these efforts. When the Boleskine House Foundation SCIO was incorporated in 2019 it established two charitable
We are delighted to announce that after a long period of time being closed due to Covid 19 we are now able to open up Boleskine House to visitors again from 30 April 2021! We will provide guided tours of Boleskine House and its estate, sharing with you the story of the project so far
We are happy to release our first instalment our informative “Heritage Skills” videos. Join the Trustees in a discussion with Stonemasons Harper and Allan for a closer look into the traditional buildings skills behind stone conservation!
The Boleskine House Foundation has launched its “Sponsor a Stone” fundraiser, which gives our supporters the unique opportunity to help rebuild Boleskine House and have their support memorialised on the estate. Each sponsor will choose a numbered decorative stone that will replace the irreparable fire-damaged stone. For their kind sponsorship, The Boleskine House Foundation will
As of late January 2021, the first haulage of Whittonfell sandstone has arrived at our contracted mason’s workshop. It was sourced from AD Calverts quarry, which has historically provided Whittonfell sandstone since the medieval period. Jervaulx Abbey in North Yorkshire was built in stone sourced from this quarry in 1152. Winter months are often very