As you can see from the photograph the tower has a serious crack appearing - hence the steel bands.
The Castle needs more visitors to pay the £8 entrance fee. Consider joining the National Trust for Scotland & visit over 350 castles gardens & stately homes for free in Scotland Membership is £35 & well worth the money to support the charity
The wall is on the low side looking steeply down on beautiful woodland of 200 years. Adults can see the great trees perfectly well = but do watch out if you have children with you - they do tend to climb around and it could be dangerous here for them.
Solid granite flower pots beautifully decorated in Victorian fashion - such attention to detail - ah the good old days!!