Wester Kinnear Farmhouse is situated in lovely countryside a short distance to the north of the sought-after town of Cupar in North East Fife. Cupar offers a superb range of local facilities and amenities with a good selection of …
Wester Kinnear Farmhouse is situated in lovely countryside a short distance to the north of the sought-after town of Cupar in North East Fife. Cupar offers a superb range of local facilities and amenities with a good selection of shops, supermarkets, pubs, restaurants while just a short drive to the east lies the ancient and historic university town of St. Andrews, renowned world-wide as the “Home of Golf”. Six miles or so to the north over the River Tay lies Dundee, a city very much on the up which is home to Scott’s ship RSS Discovery and the V & A museum. Dundee provides a comprehensive offering of city shops, services and amenities whilst Perth is just over half an hour to the north-west and Edinburgh about a 1 hour drive to the south. Surrounding Wester Kinnear Farmhouse is some particularly fine countryside with a lovely mix of farmland, woodland, hill and river. The area is home to an array of wildlife and provides great scope
for the outdoor enthusiast with walking, cycling and riding all readily available. There are many highly regarded golf courses in the area including championship courses at Carnoustie and the Old Course at St. Andrews, both of which regularly host the British Open.
Well regarded 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 Cupar, Leuchars and Ladybank with Edinburgh airport about one hour to the south. The regional airport at Dundee offers a good selection of short-haul flights.
Wester Kinnear Farmhouse is a charming period farmhouse constructed of a mixture of sandstone and whinstone under a series of pitched slate roofs. The house is full of period charm and character and offers beautifully proportioned accommodation over two levels extending to about 211 sqm. The house has been well maintained and benefits from recently installed double glazed sash and case windows throughout. There is a log burning stove in the dining/sitting room and the drawing room have a lovely open fireplace.
Ground Floor: Entrance Porch, Main Hall, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Shower Room and Boiler Room.
First Floor: Four Bedrooms, Bedroom/Study and Bathroom.
GARDEN AND GROUNDS
Wester Kinnear Farmhouse is approached from the A92 by a private driveway, which leads down to a generous car parking area to the rear of the house leading up to the double garage. Pathways lead either side of the house to a lovely garden enclosed by stone walls and fringed by established shrubs and borders. There is a lovely terrace approached by glazed doors off the kitchen to the south side of the south-east side of the house, which enjoys a lovely aspect out over the surrounding countryside. Accessed from a gateway to the west of the driveway is a small grass paddock extending to about 1.1 acres offering useful grazing or a useful amenity area.
Garage: Recently constructed double garage with store rooms.
Steading: To the east side of the driveway is an extensive steading offering a range of traditional and more recent outbuildings offering considerable potential for other uses (subject to required consents), which in brief comprise two agricultural sheds, two stores, traditional cattle shed and a roundel.
Wester Kinnear Farmhouse is approached from the A92 by a private road. A neighbouring farmer has a right of access over the first section of the drive to access the adjacent fields.
From the Tay Road Bridge continue on the A92 in a southerly direction for about 5 miles continuing over the Forgan and Five Roads roundabouts. The turning to the driveway to West Kinnear Farmhouse is on the left 2 miles beyond the Five Roads Roundabout.