Detached House for Sale in Carnoustie

8 Bedrooms | Offers Over £550,000

The Old Manor Panbride, Carnoustie DD7 6JP

Imposing and well-proportioned former manse, close to Carnoustie. The Old Manor stands in an elevated position with unrivalled views over agricultural land to the Tay Estuary and the North Sea, including to the Bell Rock, St Andrews Bay and as far as the Lammermuir Hills in East Lothian. The hamlet of Panbride is a conservation area with the church itself dating back from 1851. The Old Manor was built as a Manse and is believed to date from 1765 and to have been extended in late 19th century. The accommodation is generously proportioned, extending to about 4,674 sq ft in all, and benefits from a wealth of period features combined with a modern contemporary decor.

The principal entrance is in the west elevation; the panelled front door is covered by an open sided porch which leads into a vestibule beyond which is the impressive entrance hallway.

The Drawing Room has a impressive double-sided recessed fireplace and features attractive period features such as original cornicing and ceiling rose. This well-proportioned room benefits from dual aspect bay windows to the south and west that provide fantastic views across open farmland to the Firth of Tay and beyond. The Dining Room again has a handsome array of period features including bay window, cornicing, picture rail and ceiling rose. The Dining Room also benefits from a panelled south facing bay window. Opposite the Drawing Room is a west facing double bedroom and at the foot of the feature staircase is a Shower room. Moving to the rear of the property from the Entrance Hall, underneath the stairs there are 2 connecting doors that lead to the Annexe, these doors are lockable to enable the Annexe to be completely private. Beyond is a large Dining Kitchen with bespoke floor and wall mounted units with built-in spotlights, 110 Rangemaster cooker and a built-in fridge freezer. Integral to the Kitchen is a staff dining or preparation area located within a west facing bay window with feature timber panelling .A door leads from the Kitchen into a rear Utility Room which also allows access to a rear gravelled area.

A handsome oak staircase with attractive carved handrail rises to a split landing. On the northern side is Bedroom 5 room which benefits from en-suite Bathroom. A door leads to a rear staircase which rises to a floored loft on the Second Floor. The southern landing from main staircase leads to the remaining bedroom accommodation. The bedrooms enjoy wonderful south facing ocean views and aspects over the surrounding countryside. Three of the four bedrooms on the south landing benefit from access to en-suite facilities. The accommodation is completed with two airing cupboards off the landing as well as a family Bathroom.

At the northern elevation of the property is a self-contained cottage or annex. The living area comprises Kitchen and sitting room. The Kitchen benefits from floor and wall mounted unit's integrated appliances. The Sitting room provides glazed doors to a conservatory with French doors opening out on to a patio and south facing garden. The Annexe benefits from 2 Double Bedrooms. The rear landing also has an airing cupboard which houses the gas fired Worcester boiler and a washing machine. At the front of the property is a well-maintained tiered garden on two levels. The garden is south facing and mainly laid to lawn with well-kept shrub and herbaceous borders which provide a wealth of spring and summer colour whilst several mature trees add to the attractive setting. A further notable feature is the stone wall that borders the property to the east.

There is a Double Garage and adjoining Garden Store/Workshop with separate access. In addition, there is a 12ft timber log shelter with a felt roof that sits on the gravelled parking area to the north of the property.

  • Imposing Detached Villa

  • Generous Accommodation circa 4,600 Square Feet

  • 4 Reception Rooms

  • 7 Bedrooms (4 En-Suite)

  • Separate Annexe (1 Bed)

  • Substantial Garden Grounds

  • Garaging

  • Broad Driveway

  • Desirable Location

  • Stunning Views, EPC: E

Drawing room

19'11 x 19'6 (6.07m x 5.94m)

Dining Room

19'6 x 19'6 (5.94m x 5.94m)

Sitting Room

15'3 x 12'1 (4.65m x 3.68m)

Bedroom 1/ Gym

14'1 x 12'3 (4.29m x 3.73m)

Dining Kitchen

18'10 x 18'2 (5.74m x 5.54m)

Utility Room

14'10 x 4'2 (4.52m x 1.27m)



12'6 x 11'9 (3.81m x 3.58m)


13'6 x 9'1 (4.11m x 2.77m)


11'9 x 6'1 (3.58m x 1.85m)


6'9 x 6'1 (2.06m x 1.85m)

Bedroom 2

11'10 x 8'11 (3.61m x 2.72m)

Upper Floor

Bedroom 3

15'5 x 12'0 (4.70m x 3.66m)


7'9 x 6'1 (2.36m x 1.85m)

Bedroom 4

14'8 x 12'2 (4.47m x 3.71m)

Bedroom 5

14'1 x 13'3 (4.29m x 4.04m)

Dressing Room

7'5 x 6'7 (2.26m x 2.01m)


6'7 x 6'1 (2.01m x 1.85m)

Bedroom 6

14'3 x 13'7 (4.34m x 4.14m)


6'7 x 4'8 (2.01m x 1.42m)

Bedroom 7

17'6 x 14'10 (5.33m x 4.52m)


7'5 x 5'1 (2.26m x 1.55m)

Family Bathroom

9'1 x 7'9 (2.77m x 2.36m)