Mill House is situated within the picturesque village of Powmill and is nestled within rolling countryside with outstanding views across the hills, in the county of Kinross-shire. The village has a small shop conveniently located and a short walk …
Mill House is situated within the picturesque village of Powmill and is nestled within rolling countryside with outstanding views across the hills, in the county of Kinross-shire. The village has a small shop conveniently located and a short walk away. Kinross lies approximately 7 miles to the east and provides an excellent range of day-to-day services including supermarket, independent retailers, secondary school, doctors’ surgery and Post Office whilst the village of Crook of Devon provides a village shop and a primary school. Dollar lies some 5 miles distant with a good array of services together with Dollar Academy, a private co-educational school that takes primary and secondary day pupils and boarders. Further private schools include Morrison’s Academy and Ardvreck both in Crieff, Strathallan, Kilgraston and Craigclowan close to Perth, whilst Glenalmond lies slightly further north beyond Perth. Edinburgh can be reached in about a 40 minute journey by car to the south-east and provides extensive city amenities including its international airport and Waverley train station providing regular services south.
Kinross also offers a secondary school at Loch Leven Community Campus and has some beautiful walking and cycling paths with the Loch Leven Trails offering walking and cycling heritage trails around the shoreline of Loch Leven. The Kinross golf courses, The Montgomery and The Bruce are wonderful parkland courses with views of the West Lomond Hills.
Mill House is a former mill which has been extended in recent years and upgraded to a high standard by the current owners. The result is a wonderful family home which provides all the benefits of modern living whilst retaining character and charm. On entering the property, in the extended part of the house lie the kitchen, dining and family room, a wonderful space for family or entertaining. The kitchen has an Aga with an attractive tiled surround, cream coloured kitchen units and wooden worktops, double Belfast sink and integrated appliances. The dining area and family room are open plan to the kitchen and both have French doors to the garden and a tiled slate floor. The utility lies off the kitchen and has storage space with a sink and drainer and access to the garden. In the original part of the house lies the sitting room, which is of a generous proportion, a welcoming room with a wood burning stove and naturally bright with a triple aspect. Lying off the sitting room is a generous sized walk in cupboard which could be utilised as a study. There is a double bedroom on the ground floor with an en-suite shower room and fitted wardrobes which offers flexibility, adjacent to this is a downstairs cloakroom.
Upstairs there are three further bedrooms all of which are naturally bright with lovely views over the surrounding countryside. The principal bedroom has the added benefit of a dressing area, additional storage and an en-suite shower room. The family bathroom completes the upstairs accommodation. The property offers generous storage throughout.
The accommodation, over two floors, comprises:
hallway, open plan breakfasting kitchen / sitting room / dining area, main lounge, bedroom, en-suite bathroom, cloakroom, utility, office area
principal bedroom with en suite shower room and dressing area, two further bedrooms, family bathroom
Gardens and Grounds
Mill House sits within approximately 1/3 of an acre and offers privacy with gardens that surround the property. The landscaping has been beautifully maintained and offers areas of woodland, lawn, a rockery and a small burn. A timber gate opens onto the brick block driveway which offers parking for several cars. There is a garage with power and lighting, log store and greenhouse.
To the rear and accessed directly from the open plan kitchen/ dining area, is a stone patio area which offers a delightful space for enjoying the summer sun, the hot tub which is included in the sale is a wonderful addition. The rear garden is mostly laid to lawn, ideal for family and is bordered by pretty spring bulbs and shrubs. To the side of the property is another seating area which is accessed directly from the family room and a shed can be found here also.
NB: There is a shared access track leading to the property. Purchasers should enquire with the vendors solicitor in regard to any associated maintenance costs.