Haymount is situated on West Port close to the centre of Cupar, a thriving county market town which offers an excellent comprehensive range of local facilities and amenities, including a sports centre and swimming pool, all within walking distance. …
Haymount is situated on West Port close to the centre of Cupar, a thriving county market town which offers an excellent comprehensive range of local facilities and amenities, including a sports centre and swimming pool, all within walking distance. Haymount is also very well placed for speedy access to the ancient and historic university town and golfing mecca of St. Andrews (11 miles), renowned worldwide as the “Home of Golf”. The thriving city of Dundee (15 miles), home to the new V & A museum and Scott’s RRS Discovery, provides a comprehensive offering of city shops, services and facilities. Perth is 22 miles to the northwest and Edinburgh about an hour to the south. Well regarded state schooling and a higher education college is available locally, and independent schooling is provided at St. Leonards in St. Andrews and the High School of Dundee. Cupar is very well placed for commuting with a railway station on the main East Coast line with regular services to Dundee (20 minutes) and Edinburgh (about one hour to the south) including connecting with Edinburgh airport. The regional airport at Dundee offers short haul flights to London. There is an excellent bus service, connecting within and outside Fife. Home to an array of wildlife, the beautiful rolling countryside around Cupar comprises a lovely mix of farmland,
coastline, hills and rivers the result being a fine choice for the outdoor enthusiast. There is
considerable scope for walking, cycling, riding, sailing and of course golf with many highly
regarded courses in the area. There are good sandy beaches at Elie, Tentsmuir, Kingsbarns and St. Andrews along with a number of popular National Trust for Scotland properties in the area including Hill of Tarvit, Falkland Palace and Kellie Castle.
Haymount is a lovely substantial period property, largely constructed of stone under a slate roof and offers spacious family accommodation over two levels extending to about 240 sqm. The house is full of charm and character and many of the original features have been retained, including lovely wooden surrounds and skirtings, cornicing and balustrades and fireplaces. The main sitting room is particularly impressive as is the main hall and staircase which features a snug seating area with stove.
Ground Floor: vestibule, main hall with snug, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, cloakroom / wc, utility room.
First Floor: 4 bedrooms, bathroom, hall.
The generous garden at Haymount is a delight, with extensive lawns and a lovely selection of mature tree. There is a double garage, shed, summer house and greenhouse.
From the centre of Cupar travel west along Bonnygate which merges into West Port.
Haymount is on the right hand side shortly before the right turn for Perth onto the A913.