Property for sale in Laurencekirk
Laurencekirk is a small town in Aberdeenshire just off the main Dundee to Aberdeen A90 road, which has grown in recent years with a number of new housing developments. It is within commuting distance of Dundee, around 36 miles away via the A90, and Aberdeen, which is around 30 miles away. The townâ€™s railway station is on the main Aberdeen to Edinburgh line, and Aberdeen international airport and Dundee airport with flights to London are both around an hourâ€™s drive away.
The town was developed as a planned village in the 1770s, and was then known for its weaving and the manufacture of snuff boxes. It is the largest settlement in the Howe Oâ€™ Mearns area, and houses the local high school, Mearns Academy.
The town has a primary school, Laurencekirk Primary, and there is also a good range of local services including shops, pubs, two parks, a community centre and library.