Cunninghamhead Estate is an exclusive and beautiful park designed for residents aged fifty and over. It is situated just over five miles from the picturesque town of Irvine within the coastal county of Ayrshire making the park ideal for a peaceful retirement.
Cunninghamhead Estate is a ten-minute car journey distance from the scenic Irvine town. The town has an extensive range of high street and independent retailers with many being found inside the Rivergate Shopping Centre alongside several supermarkets. Irvine also has a great collection of eateries including local friendly pubs such as The Ship Inn, high quality restaurants, cosy cafes and the delicious Vanilla Joes Ice Cream Parlour. The town offers a leisurely day out with grandchildren with attractions such as Eglington Country Park- which offers a great play area and nature and wildlife themed events- and the Scottish Maritime Museum which has fun hands-on exhibits. Golf-enthusiasts will also love Irvine due to it homing several quality golf courses such as The Irvin Golf Club which has been established for over one-hundred years.
Ayrshire boosts many other great attractions beyond just in Irvine such as Dean Castle Country Park. Dean Castle is a fifteen-minute drive from Cunninghamhead and was the filming location of famous series Outlander, the castle park has scenic woodland walks, a tearoom, shop, farm, playground and is steeped in history. Half an hour drive from the park leads you to Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, dedicated to Scotland’s most famous poet, which has a café and shop and features events all year round.
The city of Glasgow is just over half-an-hour in the car from the park. Glasgow is a vibrant and dynamic city with a large collection of attractions, eateries, shops and parks. Glasgow homes many beautiful establishments such as Glasgow Cathedral and the stunning Glasgow Botanic Gardens. The city features art galleries such The Gallery of Modern Art and many family friendly attractions including the Glasgow Science Centre, Loch Lomond Aquarium and Snow Factor which has the longest indoor real snow slope in the UK.
The park location is steeped in history with it belonging to the grounds of the former Cunninghamhead Mansion House, owned by a sequence of families since the fifteenth century. It has since been developed to a fully residential park and with full planning permission and a permanent residential Site Licence. Each home has mains water, drainage and electricity.
CUNNINGHAMHEAD ESTATE, MOBILE HOME PARK RULES
The following rules of occupation are for the good management of Mobile Home Parks and benefit of all who use them. Where agreements for the occupation of mobile home pitches are entered into these rules form part of that agreement.
1.1 Only mobile homes of proprietary manufacture which conform to the definitions contained in the caravan sites and control of development Act 1960,the caravan sites Act 1968,the mobile homes Act 1975 and the mobile homes Act 1983 are accepted.
1.2 Mobile homes must be kept in sound and clean condition: decoration and external colour must be maintained to the satisfaction of park owner. Wheels must not be removed, nor the mobile home repositioned without permission. No external alteration of (including change of colour) or addition to the mobile home or pitch is permitted without prior written approval of the park owner.
1.3 The occupier must not, without the prior written consent of the park owner (which will not be withheld unreasonably) carry out any of the following: building works to the park home or pitch (except to the extent necessary to carry out any repairs or maintenance): paving and hard landscaping, including the formation of a pond and planting, felling, lopping, topping of any trees.
2.0 The occupier is responsible for the cleanliness of the pitch and must also keep the area underneath the mobile home clear. All external water pipes shall be lagged against frost by the occupier, who will be liable for any loss of water due to the occupiers failure to do so or from any other fracture on the section of the water service for which the occupier is responsible, i.e from ground level upwards. The occupier is responsible for the sewage connection from the ground level upwards.
3.0 The mobile home may be used by the occupier and members of his permanent household and bona fide guests only (and in any event for the occupation of such number of persons as shall not exceed the specified number of births).
4.0 Occupiers are responsible for ensuring that both electrical and gas installations and appliances comply at all times with the requirements of the institution of Electrical Engineers and / or other appropriate authorities. The occupier must not without the park owners prior written consent install an electric shower or boiler. Under no circumstances can a wood burning fire or apparatus be installed or used in a mobile home or pitch.
5.0 The occupier must not permit waste water to be discharged onto the ground. The use of hoses is forbidden except for use in GARDENS ONLY in the period between June and the end of September and in CASE OF FIRE.
6.0 The occupier is responsible that all household refuse is deposited in approved containers which must not be over filled.
7.0 Musical instruments, record players,radios,other appliances and motor vehicles must not be used to cause nuisance to others, especially between the hours o10.30pm and 8.00am.
8.0 All vehicles must be driven carefully on the park, not exceeding the speed limit of 10mph.Roads must not be obstructed at any time, to allow emergency services access, vehicles are to be kept only in designated car parking spaces. Vehicles must be taxed and insured required by law and drivers must hold a current driving licence and insurance policy. Disused vehicles must be removed from the park. No more than one car is permitted to each home without the park owners prior written approval, occupiers with more than one vehicle may be obliged to park it off the park. The prior written approval of the park owner must be obtained before parking commercial vehicles.
9.0 Storage sheds, fuel bunkers, bulk gas tanks and other structures are only permitted with the written approval of the Park owner and where permitted, cannot be replaced without further written approval.
10.0 Private gardens where permitted, must be kept neat and tidy. The planting of trees and shrubs is subject to the park owners prior approval of types and position. Existing trees and shrubs may not be cut down, removed or damaged. No fences or other enclosures shall be allowed without the prior written permission of the park owner. The area to the front of the home (road side) must be left as grass.
11.0 Washing lines to be reasonably screened from public view.
12.0 A pet where permitted at the park owners discretion, must be kept under proper control and not allowed to despoil the park. Dogs and cats by written approval of park owners. Where approval is given no addition to this is allowed, existing dogs and cats may not be replaced without prior written permission from the park owners.
13.0 The park owner reserves the right to accept semi-retired or retired persons over the age of 50 years only, when granting consent to sell or assign in situ. Children under 16 years of age are not normally permitted as permanent residents. Occupiers will be held responsible for children in their custody and visitors who shall not be permitted to play around any public roads or areas of the park, including bike riding and ball games.
14.0 It is forbidden to carry offensive weapons, or other objects likely to give offence on the park, or to interfere with or disturb flora or fauna on the park.
15.0 Everyone using the park are required to comply with the regulations of the site licence, water authority or any other statutory authority.
16.0 Access is not permitted to vacant pitches. Building materials and plant must be left undisturbed. Public places and paths should not be littered in any way.
17.0 No commercial enterprise or business activities may take place on the park without the prior written permission of the park owner.
18.0 The park owner and his employees and agents shall not be liable in any way for loss or theft of, or damage or loss to, or theft from, any mobile home or other vehicle or property whatsoever. The park owner shall not be liable whatsoever for the loss or theft of any mobile home keys. Further, the occupier shall indemnify the park owner and keep him indemnified from and against all actions, proceedings and claims by a third party. This should be in respect of all and any loss, damage or liability caused by or arising out of neglect or default or wilful act of the occupier or members of his household or guests or visitors.