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History & Renovation

Construction of Kinross House began in 1685, by the architect Sir William Bruce who built the House as his own home, before being passed through generations until it was purchased and restored in 2011 by current owner, Donald Fothergill.


Places to visit

Situated just 45 minutes from both Scotland’s capital city Edinburgh and the historic seaside town of St Andrews, Kinross House Estate is the perfect base from which to explore all of central Scotland.

Quotation Mark

Here it is…it’s Kinross House, it’s fantastic, it’s incredible, a perfect classical villa, mathematically precise, it’s astonishing, 300 years old, but almost shockingly new. For me, this is one of the most beautiful classical buildings in Britain

Dan Cruickshank in the BBC 2's 'A Country House Revealed'

Head Gardener's Blog

Read the latest horticultural updates as our Head Gardener, Kenny, documents the ever-changing landscapes on the Estate.

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Exclusive Use of Kinross House Estate

The Estate offers exclusive hire of Kinross House and The Coach House.

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