Russell Apartments, 26 The Scores, St. Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AS | New homes for sale | Savills
99.96 to 99.96 sq m
Fixed price £1,300,000(€1,537,596)

Russell Apartments26 The Scores, St. Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AS

  • New development

Key features

  • Six luxury apartments to be built on site of former Russell Hotel
  • Spectacular sea views over The Scores
  • Short walk from world famous Old Course and R&A Clubhouse
  • 2, 3 and 4 bed exceptionally finished apartments providing flexible accommodation
  • Completion expected in Summer 2025

***ONE APARTMENT REMAINING*** A perfectly placed development overlooking the iconic St Andrews coastline, comprising six luxury apartments

About this property

  • The Russell Apartments is a perfectly placed development overlooking the iconic St Andrews coastline. It comprises six luxury apartments set within the former Russell Hotel building.

    Charming and tranquil, these impressive apartments provide a serene retreat amidst one of Scotland's most coveted destinations - The Scores in St Andrews. Combining coastal living with Scottish golfing heritage, this exclusive development comprises six luxury apartments, each designed to harmonise with the breathtaking surroundings: West Sands beach and the renowned St Andrews' Old Course to mention a few. Indulge in sophisticated living spaces, meticulously crafted to blend modern comfort with timeless elegance. From spacious open-plan layouts to quality finishes, every detail has been thoughtfully curated to elevate your everyday life.

    The former Russell Hotel building at 26 The Scores has a rich history due to its prominent corner setting and dates back to the 19th century. Originally established as the Russell Inn, it soon became a popular destination for the many visitors seeking comfort and hospitality in this historic town. Renovations over the years met the evolving needs of its guests, but the building's Victorian architecture and charming facade have retained their distinctive features.

Local information

  • The Scores is the iconic street which runs from the 18th green of the world famous Old Course and the Royal and Ancient Clubhouse, along the cliff tops above the sea, to the ruins of St Andrews Castle.
  • The property is well placed for the University and for all the shops, restaurants and services in the centre of St Andrews. St Andrews is renowned worldwide as the 'Home of Golf'. There are seven golf courses under the management of the St Andrews Links Trust, including the Old Course, which played host to the 150th Open Championship in 2022. There are many other golf courses in the area including the Duke's Course, St Andrews Bay, Kingsbarns Elie, Crail and Dumbarnie.
  • St Andrews is also well known for its university which is one of the oldest in Britain, founded in 1413. The historic town has a good range of shops, hotels, restaurants and recreational and cultural facilities which include a cinema and The Byre Theatre. Beyond St Andrews is the East Neuk of Fife, with a spectacular coastline which boasts fishing villages built around picturesque harbours and sandy unspoilt beaches.
  • Access to St Andrews by rail, road and air is good. Leuchars railway station (6 miles) is on the main Aberdeen to London line and provides a fast link to Dundee and Edinburgh. Edinburgh Airport, with a wide range of domestic and international flights, is 50 miles away and Dundee Airport is 15 miles.

Additional information

  • Solicitor: Ken Lauder, Thorntons, Citypoint, 3rd Floor, 65 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5HD. Telephone: 0131 322 0171 Email:
  • Conservation Area and Listing: 26 The Scores is within the St Andrews Conservation Area.
  • Purchase Procedure: A property can be reserved upon an initial reservation fee of £10,000. This holds the property for a reservation period of 28 days in order to conclude missives. Upon missives concluding, a further deposit of 5% is to be paid. The balance would then be paid upon completion.
  • Completion Dates: These are given for guidance only. The sales team will keep you advised throughout the build of any alterations to the anticipated schedule.
  • Sales Prices and Particulars: The prices and particulars regarding these properties are correct at the time of issue, however they can be amended at any time. Please check the latest position with us before reserving. Property layouts and specification may be altered during construction. Please check room sizes with the sales advisor. 10 year warranty provider to be confirmed.
  • Images shown are CGIs for illustrative purposes only.
  • Directions: From the R&A Clubhouse on Golf Place, walk east along The Scores. No. 26 The Scores is on the right hand side before the junction with Murray Park.
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: TBC