Kinblethmont is about 5 miles from Arbroath and is easily reached from the A92.
Approximate journey times are:
• Carnoustie 20 mins
• Dundee 1/2 hour
• Perth 1 hour
• Aberdeen 1 1/4 hours
• Edinburgh 1 1/2 hours
• Glasgow 2 hours (airport 2 1/2 hours)
London and intervening stations
Arbroath train station lies on the main London Kings Cross to Aberdeen rail line. There are direct trains from London and intervening stations daily. (London to Arbroath journey time is about 6 1/2 hours)
Glasgow/ Aberdeen – Trains between Glasgow and Aberdeen pass through Arbroath
Plymouth Line – There is a cross country Aberdeen – Plymouth line that operates daily.
Aberdeen Airport – domestic and international flights
Edinburgh Airport – domestic and international flights
Glasgow airport – domestic and international flights
Dundee – Loganair has flights from London City and Belfast.(www.loganair.co.uk).
Europcar operates a meet and greet car hire service at Dundee airport
From Forfar/Brechin Take the A933 towards Arbroath, turn left to Friockheim. Drive through Friockheim and continue along the road, past the crematorium until you reach a T-junction. Turn right and continue along this road past a crossroads until you enter Kinblethmont estate on your left.
From Dundee head out of Dundee on the A92 to Arbroath. As you reach Arbroath you will get to a small roundabout with a McDonalds. Turn left and continue along the road. When you reach a T junction, turn left and then left again onto the A 933 to Brechin. Follow directions from Arbroath below.
From Arbroath take the A933 towards Brechin. At Colliston, turn right before the church. Follow this road (signposted to Letham Grange) to the T junction. Turn left and then right into Kinblethmont Estate.
For Barracks no 4 take the first turn off on the left signposted ‘Barracks’, no 4 is the first cottage you come to at the end of the track.
For The Big House, Kinblethmont Coach House and Stables and the Chauffeur’s cottage and Studio continue past the farm following signs to Mansion House and Gallery. Go through the barrier – if it is lowered it has the code written on the gate post – and continue straight on to take you to Kinblethmont House.
For the cottages, follow Mansion House signs but fork left at the Home Farm and Cottages sign. The first turn off is for Kinblethmont Coach House and Stables and the second turn off is for the Chauffeurs cottage and Studio.
From Arbroath take the A933 towards Brechin. At Colliston, turn right before the church. Follow this road (signposted to Letham Grange) to the T junction. Turn right towards Arbroath ( not left towards Kinblethmont), continue along this road past the entrance to Letham Grange on your right. The West Lodge is shortly after on the left.