The Thujas is a most attractive rural property standing in a charming position to the east of St. Michaels with wonderful westerly views over the surrounding fields and countryside. A short distance to the south-west is the village of …
The Thujas is a most attractive rural property standing in a charming position to the east of St. Michaels with wonderful westerly views over the surrounding fields and countryside. A short distance to the south-west is the village of Balmullo which offers a good range of local services and amenities. St. Andrews is some seven miles to the south-east. The ancient and historic cosmopolitan university town is renowned world-wide as the “Home of Golf” with its excellent range of specialist shops and facilities. To the south-west Fife’s main market town of Cupar has a good range of local amenities whilst no more than fifteen minutes to the north the resurgent city of Dundee is home to the renowned V & A and also Scott’s ship RRS Discovery. Surrounding The Thujas is some particularly fine countryside with a lovely mix of farmland, woodland and hill ground. The result is an excellent choice for the outdoor enthusiast with walking, cycling and riding all readily available. There are many highly regarded golf courses in the area including the championship courses at St. Andrews and Carnoustie, both of which regularly host the British Open. The wide open spaces of the Lomond Hills and the pretty fishing villages of Fife’s East Neuk are within comfortable driving distance. In terms of days out there are good sandy beaches at St. Andrews, Tentsmuir, Kingsbarns and Elie along with a number of popular National Trust for Scotland properties such as Hill of Tarvit, Kellie Castle and Falkland Palace. State schooling is available locally with independent schooling being provided at the High School of Dundee and St. Leonards in St. Andrews. There are mainline railway stations in Leuchars, Cupar, Dundee and Ladybank with Edinburgh airport about an hour and a quarter to the south.
The Thujas is a bright and attractive property offering buyers looking for a project a great opportunity to create a wonderful home in a tranquil rural setting. Of a harled exterior under a tile roof, with two dormers, the accommodation is set out over two floors with kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room, bedroom 3/study, family bathroom, hall and storage at ground floor level. Upstairs there are two well-proportioned bedrooms along with further storage. The property benefits from double glazing and oil fired central heating.
Ground Floor: kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room, bedroom 3/study, family bathroom, porch, hall
First Floor: 2 double bedrooms, landing
GARDEN (AND GROUNDS)
The Thujas benefits from an extensive area of garden ground, most of which is laid to grass and is bounded to the west by the Motray Water.
The Thujas is accessed off the A914 that runs between Balmullo and St. Michaels. Coming from Balmullo the access to The Thujas is on the right-hand side just before coming in to St. Michaels. Follow the track past two other houses and The Thujas is the furthest property from the main road.