Cumyre sheltered housing

On this page you will find information about Cumyre sheltered housing:


Cumrye is located within the small village of Cuminestown. The full address is: 

18 Auchry Road
AB53 5WJ

There is a convenience shop which is under 90 yards and a post office.

The wider area of Turriff offers:

  • coffee shops
  • fish and chip shop
  • swimming pool
  • golf club

The town of Turriff is a ten-minute car journey from Cuminestown, offering a wide range of shops, green spaces and leisure activities. 


Cumrye has thirteen flats on one level, and four cottages, with:

  • a communal lounge
  • a library
  • gardens

Flats have:

  • oil central heating
  • double glazing
  • fitted kitchens

Cumrye is fitted with a door entry system and all properties are connected to the Community Alarm Service.


Many sheltered housing communities offer opportunities to engage with other tenants and participate in activities. The communal areas such as lounges and gardens provide space tenants can use for relaxation and casual socialising.

Activities vary from community to community, and can include:

  • fish and chip nights
  • bingo
  • dominoes
  • craft clubs
  • concerts

Tenants are regularly consulted regarding future activities and encouraged to contribute suggestions. Available activities will be advertised on the notice board within Cumrye.


For general enquiries about sheltered housing please email or phone 01467 468154.

For questions about Cumyre please email or phone 01346 417360

If you wish to apply for sheltered housing you can do so through our housing portal