Ideal for the commuter, Kemback 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, Kemback 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.
Kemback was built in 1989 and is a comfortable family home built over two levels extending to 166 sqm with timber framed double glazing and gas fired central heating. The house has many fine features including a spacious, well proportioned sitting room which benefits from a log burning stove. The garden room has UPVC double glazed sliding doors which lead out to a lovely south facing terrace. Also situated off the hall are a study/bedroom 5, WC and kitchen/ breakfast room.
The bedroom accommodation on the first floor is situated off a landing. The Master bedroom has an en suite shower room and walk in wardrobe with generous eaves storage. There are three further bedrooms served by a family bathroom.
GROUND FLOOR: Entrance Vestibule, Main Hall, Living Room, Garden Room, Bedroom/Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility Room and WC. FIRST FLOOR: Master Bedroom with En-Suite Shower Room and Walk-in Wardrobe , Three Further Bedrooms and Bathroom
Garage Double integral garage of rough casted block with a concrete floor accessed via an electrically operated up and over door. There is also a timber pedestrian door from within the house providing integral access. The garage also houses the central heating boiler.
There are delightful garden grounds to the front and rear of the property and off street parking to the front for two cars. The gardens are largely laid to lawn and looks out over open countryside to the south. The property also benefits from a large timber garden shed, greenhouse and timber summer house. Connecting with the garden room is a lovely south facing terrace.
Kemback stands at the eastern end of Star a short distance before the junction with the minor road to Milldeans.