Craigtoun Cottage Mount Melville Steading, St Andrews KY16 8NG

Offers Over £275,000
  • Detached, House
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • 1 Receptions


This newly constructed cottage is enviably located next to the Duke’s Golf Course and Craigtoun Country Park. The property is ideally placed to enjoy the many amenities of St Andrews town centre whilst being located in a tranquil environment.

The property has been built to a high standard giving modern luxury and comfort. The open plan sitting/dining room located on the first floor has a door giving access to a sheltered south facing decked patio which leads down to the spacious garden.

The bright accommodation comprises on the ground floor: entrance hall with staircase to the upper floor, a modern breakfasting kitchen, a double bedroom and shower room, and on the upper floor: a high ceiling open plan sitting/dining room with electronically controlled skylight windows, a second bedroom, and a cloakroom. To the front of the property there is private parking for two vehicles.

The spacious south facing rear garden is mainly laid to lawn interspersed with attractive mature shrubs, evergreens and fruit trees. There is a raised decked patio and a further large south facing decked patio and timber garden shed.

Craigtoun Cottage could be equally suitable as a comfortable private residence, a beautiful holiday home or utilised for holiday lets. 7 Mount Melville Steading, next door, is also offered for sale. The properties are available as a whole or as two separate lots.

The property benefits from a local flexi bus system which is available for shopping trips, to catch a train or visiting friends by booking an hour to a week in advance.

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.


Sitting/Dining Room

Breakfasting Kitchen

Bedroom 1

Bedroom 2

Shower Room


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17-21 Bell Street
St Andrews
KY16 9UR

01334 474200

St Andrews

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.

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