- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 1 Receptions
Highly desirable ex RAF Officers, semi-detached home enjoying partial sea views. Well maintained with lovely gardens, drive and garage.
Cellardyke, situated to the East of Anstruther, is one of the most historic and picturesque areas with typical pan tiled roofs and crow stepped gabled buildings. The harbour was once home to the thriving fishing industry and the name evolving from silver dykes referring to fish scales glinting. Local amenities include the handsome Town Hall, two pubs/restaurants, home bakery and a corner shop. The coastal walk is on the doorstep running east to Crail and west to Anstruther, Pittenweem, St Monans and Elie.
Anstruther is the largest community on the stretch of north-shore coastline of the Firth of Forth known as the East Neuk. Originally a fishing village, the main industry is now tourism and with a 9 hole golf course, pleasure craft mooring in the harbour, and sightseeing and wildlife cruises to the Isle of May, home to the UK’s largest Puffin population. Other local attractions include The Scottish Fisheries Museum, The Secret Bunker, Famous Fish and Chip Shop along with an array of restaurants including the Cellar’ and hostelries.
The Waid Academy, the local comprehensive school and community center, offers a wide range of activities. Additional entertainment can be found in St Andrews, just 9 miles away, while Dundee is 23 miles and Edinburgh is 50 miles away.
The accommodation is accessed via the lovely front garden, with lawn, path and well stocked flower beds. The double glazed front door leads into the reception hall with under stair cupboard. The living room is a bright L-shaped room with partial views between the houses toward the Forth. The dining room has an adjoining door and also has some sea views. The breakfasting kitchen has a back door to the garden. The ground floor is completed by a most useful WC. There is currently a stair lift in situ which could be left or removed depending on the purchasers needs. Bedroom one is a most spacious room and has elevated sea views, as all the front rooms are south facing they are all lovely and bright. The second bedroom has particularly good views and a fitted wardrobe. Bedroom three looks over the rear garden. All three bedrooms have fitted wardrobes. The newly refurbished shower room has a walk-in shower with large fixed glass door. The property benefits from gas central heating and double glazing. The rear garden has been laid with weed suppressing membrane and gravel, although this could be easily lifted and turf laid instead. The flower beds are well stocked, there is a summer house, green house, shed and garage. The drive to the front allows off-street parking for up to two cars. Early viewing is recommended to avoid disappointment. EPC D
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1 St Andrews Road
The East Neuk of Fife
Stretching from Lundin Links in the west to Boarhills in the east, this famous coastal strip is much loved by artists and photographers. The main coastal locations are Lundin Links, Lower Largo, Elie and Earlsferry, together with the fishing villages of Anstruther, Crail, Pittenweem and St Monans. Kingsbarns and Boarhills lie on the north east coast. The inland villages include Arncroach, Colinsburgh, Kilconquhar and Upper Largo.