This secret Fairytale Gatelodge is for the Ardverikie Estate, Kinloch Laggan, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK. Ardverikie House (renamed Glenbogle House) was used in the BBC drama, Monarch of the Glen.

Taken whilst on a short trip to Scotland during the Summer (2011).

Sony A200.
Sony 10-18 w/a lens
1 x Handheld shot, tonemapped and tweaked using Dynamic Photo HDR programme, and edited using Photoshop CS5.


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  • Sandra Cockayne
    Sandra Cockayneabout 3 years ago

  • Mike Oxley
    Mike Oxleyabout 3 years ago

    What a beautiful little “castle” in such a wonderful setting. Marvellous capture, Sandi!

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonabout 3 years ago

    This is stunning work, I love it,

  • luvnature
    luvnatureabout 3 years ago


  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezabout 3 years ago

    Best shot I have seen of this Gatehouse (and I include my own efforts here). Super work Sandi …

  • Ian Berry
    Ian Berryabout 3 years ago

    Beautifully handled Sandra. Having a trip over there next week. Will refer to my Favorites list for places I must seek out. This one is in.

  • Peter Stone
    Peter Stoneabout 3 years ago

    Superb image Sabdi, great piece of work

  • Peter Stone
    Peter Stoneabout 3 years ago

    Sandi that should be, sorry fat finger syndrome

  • inkedsandra
    inkedsandraabout 3 years ago


  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...about 3 years ago

    – a fave & Google+ ;D

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