While the rest of castle
gardens are full of flowers
and shrubs, the small walled
kitchen garden is used to
grow herbs, fruit and
vegetables.

A path leads down to the
Gilliechattan’s little stone
cottage - and between the
east tower and an ancient
pear tree there’s a clothesline
where Albion’s freshly
laundered nappies are hung
out to dry.

“ While gathering the
scattered clothespegs
Justin noticed three
deep circular indentations
in the lawn.

‘Heel prints?’ Robyn
suggested. ”