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Scotstarvit Tower

Renowned as the home of Sir John Scot

Scotstarvit Tower

Probably built in the 15th century, and re-modelled between 1550 and 1579.

Renowned as the home of Sir John Scot, author of 'Scot of Scotstarvit’s Staggering State of the Scots Statesmen'.

It is a particularly handsome and well-built tower.


Car Parking Strong Footwear Recommended


Region – Kingdom of Fife

3m south of Cupar off the A916.

Grid reference - NO 370 112.


Open 1 April – 31 October from 09:30 – 17:00.

Collect the key from Scotstarvit Tower Cottage (next door to the tower)

If the keyholder is unavailable, please phone Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse on 0844 493 2184 to arrange another time to visit.