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Welcome to Garrison House, Millport...
Sitting in its own ground in the centre of Millport town, Garrison House is now the vibrant hub of the Island community serving locals and visitors alike.Fully restored to its former glory in 2008, Garrison House now boasts the local NHS Medical Centre, a state of the art Library, the Museum of the Cumbraes, the Courtyard Café, North Ayrshire local council services office and rooms available for community use.Serving home baking and light refreshments, the Courtyard Café is now proving a very popular addition to the Garrison. With its light & airy café area opening out to the courtyard on one side and the Museum on the other, it is also proving to be an attractive venue for weddings and other events. See our ‘Venue Hire’ page for more details
LIBRARY & COUNCIL OFFICES
The new Millport Library spreads itself sumptuously over three rooms, containing the Library Desk, a browsing section for new books, DVDs. CDs or Large Print along with the spacious I.T. Suite containing 9 internet computers for use by readers and visitors alike.The local Council office are also housed here.t: 01475 530742
Housed within Garrison House, the Museum of The Cumbraes provides a facinating glimpse into Cumbrae's past.From 4,000 year-old stone coffins – or ‘cists’ – found on the Cumbraes, through stories of smuggling in the 18th century to life during the second world war and indeed life on the island today.
FUNCTIONS @ THE GARRISON
Steeped in history, with a unique location in the centre of Millport, on Scotland's most accessible island, Garrison House offers the perfect setting for that romantic wedding or event. From the sheltered courtyard to the unique Shultz garden with the backdrop of the main house itself, or the tree lined grounds, Garrison House offers a wide variety of settings for photography, romance or business. Areas within the building and the grounds can be hired by the hour or the day. Located in the centre of the building, the Courtyard Café provides an ideal place to relax and unwind with a simple cup of tea or something more substantial.Contact 01475 531381 to make an enquiry.
The Doctor’s surgery and the NHS services are housed on the top floor of the building. More details to follow.t: 01475 531400.
Located in the centre of the building, the Courtyard Café provides an ideal place to relax and unwind with a simple cup of tea or something more substantial.Offering an excellent range of home baking and light refreshments, all at reasonable prices, it is proving to be a very popular venue for all ages.