Cottage for Sale in St Andrews
2 Bedrooms | Offers Over £220,000
4 Monksholm Farm Cottage, St Andrews KY16 9SJ
This charming mid terraced cottage, with fine estuary and country views, is ideally located for those wishing to enjoy the many amenities of the nearby historic town of St Andrews, whilst living in a rural environment.
The property has many delightful features and has been further enhanced by the addition of a wood burning stove set in a traditional brick fireplace, in the elegant sitting room with its dual aspect windows and deep sills.
The accommodation currently comprises on the ground floor: entrance porch, entrance hall with feature pine staircase to the upper floor, elegant sitting room, modern fitted kitchen with integrated oven, ceramic hob, filter hood and dishwasher, and modern shower room, and on the upper floor: landing with built-in mirrored storage cupboard and wardrobe, and two double bedrooms with superb views over the surrounding countryside. The property benefits from double glazing and oil central heating with a newly installed oil tank and fired by a newly installed boiler.
To the rear of the property there is a delightful south facing tiered garden. Outside the kitchen and sitting room window there is a spacious monblocked patio area and from here steps lead to a stone chipped seating area surrounded by a most attractive array of flowering herbaceous plants and shrubs, where you can sit and enjoy the fine views over the surrounding countryside and Eden Estuary. There is a timber garden shed and a summerhouse where you can shelter and still take in the superb view. There is an off street parking area shared by the three cottages. EPC Rating - D.
Only a couple of miles from the historic town of St Andrews, and on the outskirts of the village of Strathkinness which is a popular choice for purchasers seeking a home with a country atmosphere. Locally the village has an excellent primary school and a well used village hall, as well as a village pub/restaurant and a regular bus service. 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. 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 with seven St Andrews Links courses there are, however, many other golf courses in the area, including The Dukes, Kingsbarns and the Fairmont St Andrews complex. The area 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 with further airport facilities. London flights are also available from Dundee.
Charming Traditional Cottage
Country and Estuary Views
Sitting & Sun Room
2 Double Bedrooms
DH & Oil Central Heating
Garden, EPC D
Off Street Parking