- 5 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- 1 Receptions
This substantial double upper apartment, forming part of a handsome traditional townhouse, is enviably located in one of the most sought after conservation areas of St Andrews only a short walk to the historic town centre, just off the main shopping thoroughfare and within walking distance of restaurants, St Andrews Cathedral and Castle, picturesque harbour, East Sands and the famous Old Course.
The fine property has undergone high quality refurbishment with the architecture and facilities being a fantastic combination of tradition with modern comfort.
The property retains a wealth of original features from the deep skirting, original staircase with ornate balustrade, working shutters, to the decorative plaster and cornice work.
The accommodation arranged over two floors comprises on the first floor: elegant sitting/dining room with original marble fire surround, modern spacious dining kitchen, bedroom five, and modern bathroom with separate shower cubicle, and on the first floor: master bedroom with built-in bedroom furniture and en suite shower room, bedroom two with en suite shower room, two further bedrooms and shower room. Although currently arranged as a superb student let with an HMO licence, the property can be considered for a wide range of uses, such as a fine family residence or superior golfing base or holiday home.
EPC Rating – D.
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 (formerly St Andrews Bay).
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.
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17-21 Bell Street
St Andrews is world famous as the ‘Home of Golf’, but is also renowned as a university town and holiday destination. The historic town centre offers a wide range of shops and restaurants. A wide range of schooling is available, including independent primary and secondary schools, while the local state school, Madras College, enjoys an excellent reputation. There is a full range of traditional and modern housing available, including student flats.