Ideal for the commuter, Swainsfield is a superb family house offering beautifully presented high quality living space in a popular and accessible village. Star benefits from a primary school with other local services nearby in Markinch and Kennoway. The …
Ideal for the commuter, Swainsfield is a superb family house offering beautifully presented high quality living space in a popular and 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 historic 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 particularly fine Scottish countryside with a lovely mix of farmland, woodland, hill and river. The area 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 courses in the area, including the championship courses 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 with 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 provided at Dundee High School and St Leonards in St Andrews. There are railway stations in Markinch, Kirkcaldy, Ladybank, Leuchars, Cupar and Dundee with Edinburgh airport about a 30 mile trip to the south.
DESCRIPTION Swainsfield was built in the 1980s by the current owners and offers a bespoke single storey house on one level extending to about 170 sqm (1,833 sqft). The house has been beautifully maintained and modernised by the owners and offers comfortable accommodation ideal for entertaining and modern family living.
Hall, Sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, family room / bedroom 4, 3 bedrooms (1 en suite), bathroom, shower room, laundry, boiler room.
Swainsfield is set back from the public road and stands in mature grounds with a private drive and parking area leading up to a double garage to the rear of the house. The gardens are largely laid to lawn with areas of mature trees and shrubs. Approached from the breakfast room and the family room is a lovely south facing terrace.
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