Ideal for the commuter, Mayfield is a superb project in a popular and highly accessible village. Star benefits from a primary school with other local services nearby in Markinch and Kennoway. The town of Glenrothes offers a wide range …
Ideal for the commuter, Mayfield is a superb project in a popular and highly accessible village. Star benefits from a primary school with other local services nearby in Markinch and Kennoway. The town of Glenrothes offers a wide range of facilities including supermarkets, shops and general amenities. A short distance to the east lies the ancient and history university town of St Andrews, renowned as the “Home of Golf” with an excellent range of specialist shops and facilities. To the north east lies Fife’s main county market town of Cupar which has a good offering of local services and a regular farmers’ market. To the north is the City of Dundee which is home to the new V&A museum and also Scott’s Ship RRS Discovery.
Surrounding the village of Star is some fine Scottish countryside with a lovely mix of farmland, woodland, hill and river. It is home to an array of wildlife and provides an excellent choice for the outdoor enthusiast with walking, cycling and riding all readily available along with fishing and shooting. There are many highly regarded golf course in the area including the Championship Course at Carnoustie and the Old Course at St Andrews, both of which host the British Open on a regular basis. The wide open spaces of the Lomond Hills and the pretty fishing villages of Fife’s quaint East Neuk are within comfortable driving distance. In terms of days out there are good sandy beaches at St Andrews, Tentsmuir, Kingsbarns and Elie as well as a number of popular National Trust for Scotland properties including Hill of Tarvit, Kellie Castle and Falkland Palace. State schooling is available locally with independent schooling at Dundee High School and St Leonards in St Andrews. There are railways stations in Markinch, Ladybank, Leuchars, Cupar and Dundee with Edinburgh airport about a 30 mile trip to the south.
Mayfield offers purchasers an excellent opportunity to refurbish and remodel a good sized single storey cottage on a well-proportioned plot in the village of Star. With a total overall floor space of approximately 165m² (including garage / store and boiler room) the accommodation currently comprises a good sized main sitting room/dining room with kitchen/breakfast room off together with three bedrooms, bathroom, separate shower room, conservatory and hall. Adjoining the house, adjacent to the sitting room/dining room is a large garage/store that may have potential for conversion, subject to all relevant consents and permissions being obtained. There is also a boiler room at the western end of the house.
Sitting room/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, three bedrooms, bathroom, shower room, hall, conservatory, boiler room, and garage/store.
Mayfields stands in a good sized well-proportioned plot with areas of lawn and a mix of plants, trees and shrubs. There is driveway parking.
Mayfield stands at the eastern end of Star a short distance before the junction with the minor road to Milldeans.
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