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This house, which opened in 1996, was based on - or rather inspired by - an unrealized and incomplete 1901 competition entry by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The building, with its elegant interiors, is therefore really a modern architect's interpretation of what Mackintosh had in mind. The tour includes the main hall, the dining room, with its gesso panels, and the music room. Mackintosh devotees flock here, but it is not the same as the real thing. On the plus side, however, is the popular Art Lover's Cafe, as well as gift shop, all surrounded by a parkland setting adjacent to Victorian walled gardens.