Est. mortgage is £2,516 a month
Glentarkie, Strathmiglo, Cupar, KY14 7RX
A unique opportunity to acquire an impressive detached cottage with equestrian facilities situated in around 7 acres of established ground and woodland with exceptional open views in a tranquil rural setting.
Extensively renovated by the current owners the accommodation is formed over one floor level, measures 1679 sqft and in full comprises; welcoming reception hallway, impressive dual aspect sitting room with full length windows and wood burning stove. The heart of the home is a large open plan living and dining kitchen with breathtaking views over the garden and surrounding countryside. Adjacent to the kitchen is the formal dining room which could be utilised as an excellent home office or fourth bedroom. The principal bedroom features a modern en suite bathroom with bath and separate shower enclosure. There are two additional double bedrooms and a well-appointed family shower room. In addition, there is a large utility and boot room which has access directly from the garden. The property is heated via an oil-fired central heating system and the windows are double glazed.
The property has various lawned and gardened areas surrounding the cottage including a seated patio area outside the side door of the house. The focal point is a pretty, well maintained entertaining south facing garden.
The land at Glen Cottage is divided into four stock proof paddocks extending to 3.1 acres and large barn with power, lighting, water and internal stables with grooming areas and tack storage with separate access via a gravel track. Across the road is a lovely woodland extending to 3.8 acres with separate paddock with rough grazing and garage/barn. Subject to planning consent this could be further developed.
Glen Cottage has an idyllic setting about 4 miles away from the villages of Abernethy and about 2 miles north of Strathmiglo respectively. The property is approached by an improved forest road which leads to a gravel driveway and generous parking area beside the house. While enjoying a secluded rural location, the property is also highly accessible, with access to the M90 from Bridge of Earn or Milnathort both within 10-15 minutes, which provides fast access to Edinburgh (36 miles) and Perth (9 miles). Strathmiglo and Bridge of Earn both have post offices, supermarkets, village pubs and restaurants serving great food and primary schools. For the golfer's, the world famous Gleneagles resort and golf courses together with St Andrews golf course are also a short drive away. Perth has a comprehensive range of shops, professional services and communication links. The city also has a concert hall, several art galleries and a racecourse. Trains run regularly from Ladybank and Perth to Edinburgh, Dundee, Inverness, London and regular commuter trains to Edinburgh and Glasgow. Flights leave daily from Dundee Airport to London and Edinburgh Airport is about 32 miles away. The Park and Ride only being a 20 minute drive away from Kinross and Halbeath also service most areas of Scotland and Edinburgh Airport. There are high schools in Perth, Kinross and Cupar and a superb range of private schooling in the area includes Craigclowan, Kilgraston, Glenalmond, Strathallan, Dollar Academy, Ardvreck and Morrisons Academy.
Glen Cottage has direct access to Pitmedden Forestry which is traffic free and with its miles of tracks and trails ideally suited for recreation countryside pursuits from horse riding, mountain biking to hill walking or just enjoying the abundant wildlife. The area boasts a number of fishing lochs that are well stocked, including Loch Leven just 15 minutes away. Ideally placed for enjoying the Fife and Perthshire countryside and is also convenient for several major equestrian centres including Howe Equestrian centre at ladybank, Gleneagles Equestrian Centre as well as Lochore Meadows and Remus which are both in Lochgelly. EPC - C
Band: Band D
26 George Street, Perth, PH1 5JR
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