Dauphin Cottage, 4 Greenside Place
St Andrews KY16 9TH

Offers Over £499,000

Cottage | 3 Bedrooms

This charming B listed traditional mid-terraced cottage (circa 1786), with its own private garden and garage, is enviably located within the heart of the historic town centre, just off the main shopping thoroughfare and within walking distance of restaurants, St Andrews Cathedral and Castle, picturesque harbour and East Sands. The property is a ten minutes walk to the Old Course and is also within easy walking distance of all university departments.

The comfortable accommodation has been refurbished with the architecture and facilities being a wonderful combination of tradition with modern contemporary comfort. The property retains many original features, from the curved stone staircase, sash and case windows to the working shutters.

The beautifully presented accommodation arranged over three floors comprises on the ground floor: entrance hall, spacious dual aspect sitting dining room with feature wood burning stove and door giving access to the incredibly private enclosed rear garden, modern fitted kitchen again with door giving access to the garden, on the first floor: two bedrooms and contemporary shower room, and on the top floor: a further double bedroom and WC.

There is full planning permission in place to add a two storey extension to the rear of the property. Fife Council Planning Reference 04/01770/EFULL.

Another great feature of the property is the owners private garden, a hidden gem. The garden is laid to a contoured lawn with stepping stone path and feature flower borders containing a delightful variety of flowering plants and shrubs. There is a flagstone south facing paved patio where you can sit and enjoy the morning and afternoon sun. At the bottom of the garden there is gate giving access to the single garage and off street parking.

It is rare that a property as unique as Dauphin Cottage is offered to the market in St Andrews and as such should be viewed at the earliest opportunity.


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", 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 complex.

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-D.

  • Traditional Terraced Property

  • Sitting Dining Room

  • Modern Fitted Kitchen

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • Shower Room

  • WC

  • Gas Central Heating

  • Garden

  • Garage

  • Off Street Parking

Sitting/Dining Room

22'7 x 14'5 (6.88m x 4.39m)


13'7 x 9'5 (4.14m x 2.87m)

Bedroom 1

12'10 x 11'11 (3.91m x 3.63m)

Bedroom 2

14'5 x 11'4 (4.39m x 3.45m)

Bedroom 3

9'6 x 8'7 (2.90m x 2.62m)

Shower Room

10'10 x 3'11 (3.30m x 1.19m)


6'3 x 3'0 (1.91m x 0.91m)