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Buchan House

Door open days

30 September 2018 (10:00-14:00)

Perth & Kinross

C-listed double villa dating from the mid -19th century. No. 20 was the former manse of the Knox Free Church and was the birthplace in 1875 of John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir, prolific novelist, politician, army officer and diplomat. A plaque commemorates Buchan's service as Governor General of Canada. During 2014-15 Perth City Heritage Fund part-funded substantial repairs. The building is currently used by Mindspace.


Key Information

Staff-led tours throughout the day

Where to find us

  • 18/20 York Place
  • Perth
  • PH2 8EH