Craigview is a most impressive and substantial country property in a lovely quiet setting close to Tentsmuir Forest, between Dundee and St Andrews in North East Fife. The nearby village of Tayport offers some good local services including a …
Craigview is a most impressive and substantial country property in a lovely quiet setting close to Tentsmuir Forest, between Dundee and St Andrews in North East Fife. The nearby village of Tayport offers some good local services including a village shop, restaurant/bar and primary school. Newport-on-Tay has a similar offering of amenities. Slightly further afield Craigview is very well positioned for accessing Dundee, Cupar and St Andrews which between them provide an excellent range of services and amenities. Perth, Aberdeen and Edinburgh are also within comfortable driving distance.
North East Fife provides access to an area of particularly outstanding and varied countryside with hill, wood, river, farmland and wonderful coastline. The result is a fine choice for the outdoor enthusiast with walking, cycling, sailing and riding all readily available. It is perhaps golf for which Fife is most well-known however with many top courses in the area including, the world renowned Old Course at St Andrews and the Championship Course at Carnoustie, both of which regularly host the British Open. The highly regarded course at Scotscraig is very close to Craigview with other course in the area including Drumoig, Downfield, Blairgowrie and the seven St Andrews courses.
There are good state primary and secondary schools in the area with independent schooling on hand at St Leonards in St Andrews and also the High School of Dundee. There are railway stations in Leuchars, Cupar, Ladybank and Dundee with Edinburgh airport about an hour to the south. The regional airport at Dundee offers a selection of short haul flights.
Craigview is a beautifully presented and most substantial country property offering extensive family accommodation over two levels. Externally the house is of an attractive stone exterior under a red tile roof with feature roundel at the western end. Centred around the main hall, the generous ground floor accommodation comprises wonderful roundel sitting room, dining room, family room, kitchen/breakfast room with utility room off, bedroom 5, shower room, vestibule and further ancillary accommodation. There is also direct internal access to the double garage. Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms, all of which benefit from en-suite facilities, with the main bedroom also benefitting from a walk-in dressing room and balcony.
Ground Floor: vestibule, hall, sitting room, dining room, family room, kitchen/breakfast room, bedroom 5, utility room, shower room.
First Floor: principle bedroom with en-suite bathroom and walk-in dressing room, 3 further bedrooms (all en-suite), hall.
Craigview stands in a lovely well stocked enclosed garden with areas of lawn and a delightful mix of plants, trees and shrubs. There is plentiful driveway parking.
There is a greenhouse.