Detached Retirement Property for Sale in St Andrews
1 Bedroom, Offers Over £189,000
24 Scholars Gate Abbey Park Avenue, St Andrews KY16 9JY
Features & Description
Luxury one bedroom second floor apartment, forming part of Scholars Gate; a modern development by McCarthy & Stone in the historic town of St Andrews and set in the beautiful former grounds of St Leonards School and close to the thriving town centre.
This retirement living apartment benefits from a variety of services to encourage easy independent living and provide social spaces, such as the communal lounge, a reading room, kitchen and beautiful landscaped gardens. The development boasts a house manager, communal laundry room, mobility scooter/bike store and lift. There is also a guests' suite which is available for use at a nominal fee. The bright beautifully maintained accommodation comprises entrance hall with a large walk-in store cupboard, spacious sitting dining room with French doors and Juliette balcony, fitted modern kitchen, double bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe, and fully tiled wet room. The property benefits from electric underfloor heating. The apartment looks on to the delightful communal garden area to the rear of the property. St Andrews The historic town of St Andrews is without doubt one of the most popular locations in Britain. St Andrews is home to the Royal and Ancient Golf Club and the famous Old Course, host to the 2022 Open Golf Championship. Its amenities include Scotland's oldest university, founded in 1413, beautiful award winning beaches, historic buildings, including the ruins of the cathedral, castle and St Rule's Tower and a wide variety of specialist shops and restaurants. Renowned worldwide as the home of golf, the residents of the town are eligible for reduced green fees over the seven St Andrews Links courses. There are many other golf courses in the area, including The Dukes, Kingsbarns and the Fairmont St Andrews.St Andrews is well placed for commuting to most of the surrounding towns such as Dundee, Perth, Kirkcaldy, Glenrothes and Cupar. The railway station at nearby Leuchars is on the main Aberdeen to London line and provides a fast link to both Dundee and Edinburgh. Edinburgh airport with its shuttle service to London is approximately fifty miles away and further airport facilities and London flights are available from Dundee. EPC Rating: B.Read more
Retirement Apartment; 2nd Floor
Electric Underfloor Heating/DG
Lift; House Manager, EPC B
Communal Area; Visitor Parking
Communal Lounge and Kitchen
Reading Room; Laundry Room
St Andrews Office
All viewings are by appointment only. To arrange a viewingcall 01334 474200.