Brackenrig, Eaglesham,

Eaglesham HouseExternal link, formerly Brackenridge House, in Scots Baronial style for the Gilmours as a residence in 1859 at a cost of 70,000. The house known locally as Eaglesham Castle was built on the site of Brackenrig Farm and had its own large walled garden with extensive glasshouses, gas house, curling pond and trout hatchery on the Brackenrig Burn. The policies extended to some 225 acres and were laid out and planted with trees in the 1860s.