Click for Bookshop

Brownsbank Cottage

Brownsbank Cottage
©2019 Gazetteer for Scotland

Brownsbank Cottage

Brownsbank Cottage was the home of the great Scottish writer, Hugh MacDiarmid (1892 - 1978). Located near the town of Biggar, South Lanarkshire, it overlooks the Peeblesshire Hills to the south and was acquired by the Biggar Museum Trust in 1992. Containing original interiors with portraits and photographs, the cottage is now home to a writer-in-residence.

Use the tabs on the right of this page to see other parts of this entry arrow

If you have found this information useful please consider making
a donation to help maintain and improve this resource. More info...

By using our site you agree to accept cookies, which help us serve you better