Hill Of Tarvit Mansion and Gardens

Hill of Tarvit is a wonderful example of Edwardian stately living and also has the only exclusively hickory golf course in the UK.

Hill Of Tarvit Mansion And Gardens

About Hill Of Tarvit Mansion and Gardens

Hill Of Tarvit Mansion and Gardens , Near Cupar KY15 5PB
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Hill of Tarvit was originally known as Wemyss Hall. In 1904, the new owner, Frederick Sharp, commissioned architect Robert Lorimer to transform the 17th-century house into a modern 20th-century mansion to display his amazing collection of fine art, porcelain and many other items. When the Sharp family moved into Hill of Tarvit, they had electricity, telephones connecting each room and central heating.

Lorimer also designed the landscaped gardens, with formal lawns, yew hedging, flowering borders and a sunken rose garden. The Sharps then built a 9 hole golf course to fulfil their passion for golf.

Today, Hill of Tarvit is fascinating for the record it preserves of Edwardian life both upstairs and downstairs. It also has the only exclusively hickory golf course in the UK. Tee times are available to book from March to October.

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Upcoming Events at Hill Of Tarvit Mansion and Gardens

Grand Opera live at the Mansion

Grand Opera live at the Mansion

10th July 2020

Enjoy Grand Opera arias performed live by dramatic soprano Charlotte Whittle and Swiss mezzo-soprano Olivia Betschart in the Great Hall at Hill of Tarvit on Friday 10th July!
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The Merry Wives Of Windsor

The Merry Wives Of Windsor

14th July 2020

The Three Inch Fools are back for another wonderful outdoor theatre performance at Hill of Tarvit this summer and they’ll entertain us with their brand new production of The Merry Wives Of Windsor!
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Jack the Ripper: The Jury is out

Jack the Ripper: The Jury is out

31st July 2020

Was the last man hanged in Dundee really Jack the Ripper? Join the audience for The People versus Jack the Ripper© and hear investigative journalist Michael Mulford lay out the evidence.
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Treasure Island

Treasure Island

16th August 2020

It’s pirates, ships and buried treasure for Summer 2020 in Quantum Theatre’s new adaptation of Robert Louis- Stevenson’s classic adventure, Treasure Island!
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Going Dutch: The Painting Collection at Hill of Tarvit

Going Dutch: The Painting Collection at Hill of Tarvit

Selected dates between 28th August 2020

Join our curator and one of our specialist guides for an interesting two hour talk and tour of Hill of Tarvit’s painting treasures.
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Greenwood Spoon Carving Workshop

Greenwood Spoon Carving Workshop

5th September 2020

Engage with the natural world and learning new skills at this exciting craft day with Steve Bretel, aimed at adult beginners, but also suitable for experienced people!
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Scottish Harp Concert

Scottish Harp Concert

11th September 2020

Join us for another unique concert as Karen Marshalsay returns to Hill of Tarvit with her one-woman presentation of Scottish harp music on all three Scottish harps!
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Flamenco Guitar Concert

Flamenco Guitar Concert

25th September 2020

Spanish flamenco guitarist and composer Daniel Martinez from Cordoba, Andalucia, presents you with an extra-special concert for the National Trust for Scotland at Hill of Tarvit.
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Guitar and Flute Concert

Guitar and Flute Concert

23rd October 2020

Join us at Hill of Tarvit for another great evening of music as the Bruadar Duo return on 23rd October!
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Ghostly Treasure Hunt

Ghostly Treasure Hunt

24th October 2020 - 25th October 2020

Get spooked at Hill of Tarvit Ghostly Treasure Hunt while you try to find the items left behind by the former residents of the Mansion.
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Ghostly Encounters at Halloween

Ghostly Encounters at Halloween

30th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Meet Madame Griselda our Edwardian Gypsy Queen who will introduce you to the spirits of Hill of Travit, some of which you might encounter at the Séance or later on our ghostly tour of the Mansion.
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Christmas Cottage

Christmas Cottage

Selected dates between 14th November 2020 - 22nd November 2020

Visit the quaint Hill of Tarvit Christmas Cottage with it's fantastic selection of gifts and enjoy a relaxed Christmas shopping experience!
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Christmas Fayre

Christmas Fayre

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

Come and enjoy the festive season with us at Hill of Tarvit at our beautiful Christmas Fayre on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th November!
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Christmas Baking for Children

Christmas Baking for Children

28th November 2020 - 29th November 2020

Bring your children to enjoy some Christmas baking in the old kitchen at Hill of Tarvit. They will love making their own biscuits to take home!
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