Tuchethill Cottage lies in the heart of rural Perthshire approximately 3 miles to the east of Crieff and some 18 miles to the west of Perth. Crieff provides good day-to-day facilities including a supermarket, medical centre, veterinary surgery, Post …
Tuchethill Cottage lies in the heart of rural Perthshire approximately 3 miles to the east of Crieff and some 18 miles to the west of Perth. Crieff provides good day-to-day facilities including a supermarket, medical centre, veterinary surgery, Post Office, primary schools and a community campus with secondary school, swimming pool, recreation centre and library. There are excellent independent schools in the area. These include Morrison’s Academy and Ardvreck preparatory school in Crieff, Glenalmond, Strathallan (Forgandenny), Craigclowan (Perth) and Kilgraston (Bridge of Earn). All are within a practical school run.
The vibrant City of Perth offers a modern concert hall, popular theatre, cinema, national retailers, leisure centre, ice-rink and both railway and bus stations. Daytime and overnight trains to London are available at Gleneagles Station. Edinburgh and Glasgow, with their international airports, can be reached in about an hour’s journey by car, whilst Dundee, known as the City of Discovery, is within a 45 minute drive and home of the V&A Museum. The city has two universities, shopping centres and a leisure pool. Dundee airport provides regular links to London Stansted.
Perthshire is a charming county offering a wealth of recreational activites. The surrounding hills, glens and lochs provide interesting walks, ski-ing, mountaineering and water sports whilst fishing, shooting and stalking may be taken locally. There are numerous golf courses nearby including the 18 hole championship courses at Crieff and Gleneagles.
Tuchethill Cottage is a traditional country cottage looking out over its garden, field and the surrounding countryside beyond. Lying within a pretty rural setting Tuchethill Cottage is within easy reach of both Crieff and Auchterarder and commutable to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee and both Perth and Stirling. Enjoying a southerly aspect, the accommodation lies over two floors. Subject to obtaining the necessary consents Tuchethill Cottage may be further extended and developed.
The accommodation comprises:
Ground Floor Utility Room, kitchen, dining room, sitting room, sunroom, bedroom 1 and bathroom.
First Floor 2 bedrooms.
Garden and Grounds
Tuchethill Cottage sits within a good sized garden, down to grass with well stocked borders, patio and to the east is a driveway providing parking. The garden is enclosed principally by a post and rail fence with a number of mature trees and shrubs giving structure and shelter.
Immediately beyond the garden to the south and east is a field extending to about 7.58 acres (3.06 ha). It is a predominately level field with a southerly aspect. The land is classified as Grade 3.1 by the James Hutton Institute.
To the south-east of the cottage is a single detached garage constructed of timber under a pitched slated roof, with an electric roller door and concrete floor. To the south of the garage is a steel framed greenhouse.