Thistlewood sits within an attractive rural setting approximately 4 miles to the north of Bridge of Cally. The village hosts a post office and village store, together with a popular hotel and restaurant. Blairgowrie to the south offers a wide range of services and amenities including banks, supermarkets, cottage hospital, hotels, garages and independent retailers. Both Perth and Dundee can be accessed within approximately 40 minutes by car and offer a range of city amenities including cinemas, national retailers, railway and bus stations. Dundee also has an airport with regular links to London Stansted. Edinburgh can be reached in approximately an hour and a half by car and provides further city amenities including an international airport. Locally, schooling is available at Kirkmichael Primary School, with secondary schooling available in Blairgowrie.
The ski slopes of Glenshee sit a mere 14 miles to the north and provide an excellent recreational space for both summer and winter use. There are numerous golf courses in the area including Dalmunzie to the north, the championship course at Rosemount, Blairgowrie and two further courses at Alyth. There are many opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts including hill walking and cycling. Shooting and fishing can all be taken locally.
Thistlewood is a wonderful family home which offers a perfect combination of rural and modern living.
On entering the property there is a vestibule with handy coat hanging space and part glazed door. The sitting room is cosy and welcoming with a feature multi fuel stove with brick hearth and attractive oak mantelpiece and is on open plan to the kitchen. Off the sitting room is the beautifully appointed sun room which offers a wonderful vantage point to enjoy the resident and visiting wildlife.
French doors lead out from the sun room to the rear patio area. The kitchen has a good range of wood storage units and is well-proportioned to allow space for breakfasting, with electric oven & gas hob with extractor over. The kitchen has "Karndean" flooring and is a naturally bright room with triple aspect. Adjacent to the kitchen is the utility room with space for a washing machine and drier, sink and drainer. Ample storage is offered with a generous shelved cupboard located here also. The dining room overlooks the rear garden and is a bright room with triple aspect, this room offers much flexibility and could be utilised as a playroom, office or additional bedroom. The modern downstairs shower room with separate shower cubicle completes the downstairs accommodation. On the first floor is the principal bedroom with en-suite and double fitted wardrobes. There are two further bedrooms, both of which are bright rooms with double fitted wardrobes. The family bathroom has a generous sized bath, WC and hand basin. Ample storage is offered with a generous sized cupboard located on the landing.
Thistlewood sits in generous garden grounds extending to 4.22 acres. There are four ponds offering a haven to local wildlife, potting shed and wonderful stone terrace which offers a perfect spot to enjoy the lovely views. The further ground is a mix of lawn and woodland. There is a double garage with power and lighting and overhead storage. To the front of the property is a generous driveway with ample parking and turning space.
From Blairgowrie head north on the A93 signposted Bridge of Cally, pass through Bridge of Cally continuing on the A93 north. After approximately 4 miles Thistlewood is located on your left.
SERVICES, COUNCIL TAX AND ENERGY PERFORMANCE
Council Tax Band F