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Charming Victorian House For Sale In Fife

CKD Galbraith has brought to the Fife market a lovely Victorian house set in three acres of ground in a delightful semi-rural location. Orchard House sits on the edge of the village of Windygates by Leven and has a wonderful aspect to the east over open countryside to Largo Law in the distance.

Built around 1848 for the manager of the nearby Cameron Bridge Distillery, which is still in existence today, the house has an attractive faade and impressive pedimented entrance. The house is approached via a long sweeping gravel drive and is set in beautiful mature gardens with a BBQ house, sunroom and expansive decking leading down to an area of terraced lawn. Sitting stacked in the grounds are a batch of uncut timber which if cut and split could provide a very useful source of firewood for the property.

The accommodation itself comprises of three large and bright reception rooms, a fully equipped kitchen/dining room which opens onto the conservatory with home cinema system. Accessed by an impressive broad staircase the property's five bedrooms are located on the first floor and are served by a large family bathroom. Approached by a staircase off the kitchen is an annexe with a bedroom, utility room and separate shower room. 

 

The sale of Orchard House also includes approximately 2.3 acres of grazing land with stables and a wood store; perfect for keeping horses or a small holding. 

Dominic Wedderburn, handling the sale for CKD Galbraith, said; "Orchard House is a splendid Victorian property which offers spacious and well-proportioned accommodation. The property is very well placed for access to Leven, Glenrothes, Kirkcaldy and Cupar which between them offer a superb range of services and amenities. 

"Slightly further afield St. Andrews, Perth and Dundee all lie within a thirty minute drive and provide a wider more cosmopolitan range of options. 

"Outdoor enthusiasts will be kept busy with the endless activities on offer in the region including; walking, riding, cycling and golf with many highly rated courses in the area including Ladybank, Leven and Lundin Links. Shooting and fishing are also readily available locally whilst the superb coastline and beaches of Fife are within easy reach.

"Due to its fantastic location the property benefits from the best of city amenities and entertainment as well as the beautiful surrounding countryside. 

"Orchard House also represents brilliant value for money as the property is currently being marketed for offers over 420,000, this is 30,000 lower than the home report valuation. For this reason, the delightful location and layout of the property we expect high levels of interest in this sale."

Orchard House is currently on the market for offers over 420,000.