14 Priestden Road is situated in a quiet residential area close to the heart of Fifes golfing Mecca of St. Andrews, just minutes from the towns thriving cosmopolitan shopping district which includes South Street, Market Street and North Street. …
14 Priestden Road is situated in a quiet residential area close to the heart of Fife’s golfing Mecca of St. Andrews, just minutes from the town’s thriving cosmopolitan shopping district which includes South Street, Market Street and North Street. The ancient and historic university town offers residents a superb mix of amenities and facilities and is renowned worldwide as the “Home of Golf”. The city of Dundee is some thirteen miles to the north with Edinburgh just over an hour to the south. Fife’s pretty East Neuk is easily accessible from St. Andrews with its quaint picturesque fishing villages such as Anstruther, Pittenweem and Elie, as well as its charming and varied coast line. Fife’s bustling county market town of Cupar is about fifteen minutes drive to the west. Surrounding St. Andrews is some particularly fine countryside and coastline with a lovely mix of farmland, woodland, river and hill ground. The result is home to an array of wildlife which provides an excellent choice for the outdoor enthusiast with walking, cycling, sailing and riding all readily available.
There are many highly regarded golf courses in the area including the Old Course at St. Andrews and the Championship Course at Carnoustie, both of which regularly host the British Open. In terms of days out there are a number of good sandy beaches in the area including St. Andrews itself as well as Tentsmuir, Kingsbarns and Elie. There are several popular National Trust for Scotland properties in the area including Kellie Castle, Hill of Tarvit and Falkland Palace. Good state schooling is available locally with independent schooling being provided at St. Leonards in St. Andrews and the High School of Dundee. There are railway stations in Leuchars, Cupar, Ladybank and Dundee with Edinburgh airport just over one hour from the property. The regional airport at Dundee offers a good range of short haul flights.
14 Priestden Road dates from the 1930s and has been significantly upgraded and extended by the current owners to create a very comfortable home offering beautifully presented accommodation over two levels extending to about 180 sqm (1950 sqft) and is ideal for entertaining and modern family living.
The house has a lovely south facing façade with bay windows, set back from Priestden Road. Situated off the main hall is a family room/bedroom4 with a wood burning stove, a bedroom with a large free standing wardrobe and a beautifully finished bathroom. To the rear of the house is the impressive recently constructed extension with kitchen/dining/sitting room with a Hwam wood burning stove and glazed doors leading out to a lovely garden terrace.
The kitchen has been finished to a very high standard and benefits from an integral washing machine, dishwasher and a large free standing fridge/ freezer. Stairs lead up to the first floor where there are two bedrooms (1 en suite) with excellent storage.
Ground Floor: Hall, kitchen/dining/sitting room, bedroom 1, bedroom 4/family room, bathroom,
First Floor: Bedroom 2 (en suite), Bedroom 3/study.
A private drive leads off Priestden Road to a large garage with stores to the rear. A gateway leads through to a lovely landscaped rear garden contained by a high wooden fence.
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