West End Cottage sits in a convenient location in the town of Keith in the picturesque and highly desirable county of Moray. Keith offers a good range of local services including a variety of shops, supermarkets, sports and leisure facilities ...
West End Cottage sits in a convenient location in the town of Keith in the picturesque and highly desirable county of Moray. Keith offers a good range of local services including a variety of shops, supermarkets, sports and leisure facilities, both primary and secondary schooling and a railway station. To the east lies Huntly (11 miles) which also has a good range of amenities and shops whilst Elgin to the west (16 miles) provides extensive further amenities. 7.5 miles to the west, lies the popular Speyside village of Fochabers. Aberdeen International Airport is about 44 miles away offering regular domestic and international flights whilst the city of Aberdeen (51 miles) is the oil capital of Europe providing all of the facilities one would expect from a cosmopolitan city including excellent shopping and a superb choice of restaurants, galleries, sports facilities and theatres.
Moray, including the historic county of Banffshire, is renowned as being one of the sunniest and driest counties in Scotland and it has a wide range of excellent places to stay, eat and shop. The county is famed for its breathtaking scenery, long sandy beaches and wildlife and offers wonderful leisure and recreational opportunities. There are many golf courses accessible within a short drive, whilst the county also offers superb salmon and trout fishing including the highly acclaimed Rivers Spey, Deveron and Findhorn. A popular tourist area, local attractions in the region also include The Whisky Trail, The Speyside Way, Cairngorms National Park, together with many ancient monuments, castles, buildings and villages of historical significance.
West End Cottage is a charming detached house located in a very convenient setting in Keith. The house is constructed of rendered stone under a pitched slate roof and provides flexible and well appointed accommodation over three storeys. The front door opens into a hallway with stairs to the first floor and the lower ground floor. To the left is a spacious sitting room where an open fire provides a wonderful focal point. From the sitting room a door leads to a generously sized dining kitchen which has a good range of timber wall and floor units and a Cookmaster range. With a large window looking out over surrounding hills, the dining area is particularly light room. Back in the hallway, opposite the sitting room is a spacious dining room with an exposed timber floor and cornicing. The first floor has two good sized bedrooms, one of which has a number of built in cupboards providing excellent storage space. There is also a family bathroom with a roll top bath and separate shower. On the lower ground floor, there is a further light and airy bedroom with an en suite shower room, a generous storage area with a door to the garden and a utility room with fitted shelves providing ample storage space. Overall the house has a light and welcoming atmosphere.
Outside, there is a well maintained and enclosed garden to the side of the house which includes an area of lawn bordered by mature plants and flowers. To the rear and side of the house is a driveway which provides ample parking space in addition to a large, block built garage.