- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Receptions
Historic home enjoying elevated position and views over the Dreel toward the Firth of Forth. Large walled garden with vehicle access and hard standing for one vehicle where there is potential development opportunity.
Chalmers House is on a charming elevated street with adaptable accommodation. The front door leads to a reception hall with walk in store. The staircase leads to the first floor and main accommodation.
A superb lounge features a bow window, cornice and period fireplace. The window seat at the bow window takes full advantage of the lovely views over the Dreel burn toward the harbour and Firth of Forth beyond. A connecting door leads to the breakfasting kitchen and adjoining formal dining room. The dining room has most useful deep cupboards.
The rear wing of the house has the hall leading to the utility room, master bedroom with en suite bath room. Two further bedrooms and the family bathroom. The back door leads out to the large walled garden and there is access to the lane for a vehicle and a hard standing space for car.
The garden is laid to lawn with some fruit trees, attractive beech hedging and a feature charter bole’ the small recess traditionally used to show ownership of the wall.
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 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waid_ Academy, the local comprehensive school and community centre, 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.
EPC Rating – F.
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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.