Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse and Garden, Cupar

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  • Amazing house. The original manor house was purchased to house the owners' collection of art, furnishings etc. but decided it didn't really suit so he had the house demolished and rebuilt (by a member...  more »
  • We very much enjoyed our visit to Hill of Tarvit, which offers an interesting overview of life "Upstairs, Downstairs" during the Edwardian period. Each room has its very own character, and we speciall...  more »
  • We visited house in a nice sunny afternoon and we were amazed..There was a feeling like suddenly you get back in time. The house is full of items from beginning of 20th century. Easily you can imagine...  more »
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  • Beautiful mansion and gardens. NTS property with very knowledgeable staff. I loved that we could give the historic games a try. Worth a visit; want to return to play hickory golf!
  • A beautifully preserved Edwardian house. We had a very educational guided tour and there was plenty to do afterwards too, including a small but excellent cafe. Can highly recommend
  • Fascinating example of a Jute Baron's mansion from the early 20th century
  • One of our favourite places. Lovely team here and one of the best NTS properties locally for kids activities. When they were between kids trails for the interior a very nice American lady engaged the children and showed them interesting things. Last year (2016) the team did a superb pamphlet of things for the whole family to do at HoT. There was a fun garden party with a swing band, traditional games and a very good treasure hunt. ?Jan made the coconut shy himself. There is a hill to climb, walks, a tower (Scotstarvit) in the grounds, a large old fashioned laundry room in the grounds and a good tea room. No surprise it won a best visitor attraction award in Fife last year. Update: May 2017: Informative 2 hour wildflower walk and talk with NTS Ranger Stuart. Did you know besides many woodland flowers that HoT has a wildflower meadow beside the golf course?
  • Worth the short treck to to top.

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