Sea View
1,016 sq ft(94.39 sq m)
Offers over £675,000

West CottageThe Shore, Earlsferry, Leven, KY9 1AP

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2019
  • Close to the golf club, sports club and on the beach
  • First floor sitting room with balcony overlooking the coast
  • Off street parking
  • Garden with patio BBQ area
  • Three bedrooms and three bathrooms

Beachside house with uninterrupted views in prime location in popular holiday hotspot

About this property

  • West Cottage is a modern property with a garden and off street parking. It has simple, well appointed accommodation which has ensured its success as a second home and holiday let.

    The principal living accommodation at West Cottage is on the first floor. There is a fitted kitchen to the back of the large open plan room and a dining and sitting area with full height windows and concertina doors which open onto the canopied balcony. Here the spectacular views can be fully enjoyed. There is one bedroom on the first floor with an en suite bathroom. On the ground floor there are two further bedrooms and two shower rooms. There is a utility cupboard conveniently off the vestibule, and adjacent to that is a large storage cupboard and boiler cupboard.

    Outside, the garden runs up to direct access onto the beach and by the house there is a patio area which is perfect for outside dining.

    GENERAL REMARKS

    Viewings
    Strictly by appointment with Savills - 0131 247 3738.

    Services
    Mains electricity, water, gas and drainage.

    Local Authority & tax band
    Fife Council tax band E

    Conservation Area and Listing
    West Cottage lies within Elie and Earlsferry Conservation Area.

    Fixtures & Fittings
    Standard fixtures and fittings are included in the sale.

    Holiday Letting
    West Cottage commands a weekly rate of £1,200 at high season

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Local information

  • West Cottage is situated in Earlsferry at the bottom of Castwell Wynd. It is positioned overlooking Elie Beach in the popular yet unspoilt seaside holiday destination of Elie and Earlsferry on the south coast of Fife. The property enjoys uninterrupted views out towards the sea.
  • Elie is in the East Neuk of Fife, famed for its picturesque fishing villages and sandy beaches, with Elie boasting one of the finest. Sailing and other water sports are available at Elie Harbour and there are two golf courses, one the acclaimed 18 hole course and a short 9 hole course suitable for beginners. There are also golf practice facilities, several hard tennis courts and a bowling green. Elie Sports Club offers group and individual coaching in golf and tennis during school holidays. Elie is well served by pubs and cafés including the renowned Ship Inn. St Andrews, ‘the home of golf‘ and the setting for one of Britain's oldest universities, is only 13 miles away. There are traditional links golf courses at nearby Crail, Leven and Lundin Links and new courses at Kingsbarns and St Andrews Bay. St Andrews has an excellent selection of shops, restaurants and services to supplement those available in the village.

Additional information

  • Directions: Arriving in Elie turn off the A917 onto Bank Street and continue along onto Earlsferry High Street. West Cottage is located on the left hand side at the bottom of Castwell Wynd.
  • EPC Rating = D