The Origin of Fairbairn House Fairbairn is a Celtic family name passed down through many generations. ‘Fair-bairn’ means fair child or beautiful child. Jane and Andrew have three adult children, with their two daughters both having Fairbairn as a middle name. The Fairbairn House logo is a circle depicting all four points of the compass, in keeping with the 360 degree views from the property. The vertical pillars represent a Celtic rope supporting the home’s peaked roof. The property commands huge views of Taupo township, Lake Taupo, rolling countryside, and the volcanoes Mounts Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro.